Sponsor a pet

Sponsor a pet for just 21p a day. Sponsorship will give our pets shelter, warmth, food and medical care, until we find them a new home.

Terrier dog being patted

Sponsor a dog

Before we can find dogs a new home they need food, medical care and lots of love. Woodgreen is a place of warmth and safety for homeless dogs like Edgar.

A black and ginger tabby cat

Sponsor a cat

Sponsor a cat for as little as 21p a day. Receive regular updates throughout the year so you know how your money helps.

Pineapple and blueberry - two rabbits

Sponsor a small animal

Sponsor a small animal for as little as 21p a day. Receive regular updates throughout the year so you know how your money helps.


What you'll receive as a sponsor

Becoming a sponsor is one of the most caring things you can do for any pets in need. In return for your generosity, you’ll receive regular updates from us, including photos of the pet you’re currently helping. You’ll also receive a welcome pack, special sponsor’s certificate, invitations to supporter events and regular copies of our Pets Matter magazine.


Sponsorship FAQs

If you’re still not sure whether sponsorship is for you, read our most commonly asked questions below, or call our sponsorship team on 0300 303 9876 We’re available weekdays from 9am – 5pm. Or email us anytime.

No, you’ll help lots of homeless pets, one after the other. As soon as we find one pet a new loving home, another will arrive at Woodgreen where they’ll receive the loving care they need.

Yes, you can sponsor up to three pets at once: one for dogs, one for cats, and one for small animals, like rabbits and guinea pigs.

If you would like to sponsor more than one pet, email supporter.relations@woodgreen.org.uk or call 0300 303 9876 (option 3).


Your sponsorship money helps support every pet who comes to us for a second chance at life, right up until the day we find them a new, loving home. Everything from nutritious food and toys, that help to build trust to essential vaccinations and, if required, life-saving surgery.

No. Each pen is supported by several sponsors. We simply couldn’t provide all the food, warmth and expert care that our pets need, without the help of a number of generous sponsors.


No. Because of the vulnerable nature of the pets in our care, we can only allow our trained pet care experts to have access to our pets. However, you will receive regular updates on the health and wellbeing of the pet or pets you sponsor.

It depends on whether your circumstances and needs matches that of the pet you’re sponsoring, and if they’re available for rehoming. Many of the pets in our care that receive sponsorship have special medical requirements, and behavioural issues.

As a first step, we suggest you visit our find a pet pages, and register your interest in rehoming a pet.

You could also consider becoming a fostering volunteer.

Yes! We’ll email you the wonderful news and introduce the new pet in your pen.

This is one of the best parts of being a sponsor, knowing a pet you’ve cared for has found a new loving home.