6 million adopted pets and counting
Donate to help make an immediate, lifesaving impact for animals in need. With every gift, you change a life of a pet in need. Together, we can do more.
Since 1999, we’ve invested millions in adoption and medical care programs, spay and neuter services, pet cancer research and numerous other lifesaving initiatives—always investing wisely in organizations with the most lifesaving impact. In partnership with animal welfare organizations and 1,500 Petco stores across the country, we help bring pets together with loving families every day.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Is my donation tax-deductible?
A: Yes, the Petco Foundation is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization. All donations are tax-deductible within the guidelines of U.S. law.
Q: Will I receive a donation receipt for tax purposes?
A: We send out email confirmations following the successful completion of a donation. This can be used as a donation receipt for your official records. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you need any additional information.
Q: How can I make changes to my monthly gift? (i.e. change amount, change my credit card number)
A: Please email email@example.com with your request and let us know a good phone number to reach you. Please do not send credit card information via email.
Q: Can I stop my monthly gift whenever I want?
A: Absolutely! If you have a monthly gift through PayPal, you can cancel your gift by logging into your PayPal account. If you gave by credit card, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll be happy to assist.
Q: When will my credit card first be charged for a monthly gift?
A: Monthly charges occur once per month. Your first online gift will be charged to your card on the date that your transaction is made. All subsequent charges will occur every 30 days.
Q: Can I incorporate charitable giving to the Petco Foundation into my estate planning?
A: Yes, by making a gift to the Petco Foundation through your will, trust or other financial plan, you can join us in creating a lifesaving nation for animals now and in the future.
The Petco Foundation team would love to talk to you about the many opportunities for charitable giving that can save the lives of pets. Please contact us at email@example.com to learn more.
Tax ID: 33-0845930
Bequest language: “I give to the Petco Foundation, a corporation with its principal offices at 654 Richland Hills Drive, San Antonio, Texas 78245, (the sum of $ ___ ) (all or ___ percent of my residual estate) to be used for its general purposes.”