Donation Information

All Donations can be dropped off at the Cat shelter location any Saturday from 11 am - 4 pm. Call or email for alternate times.

Extending Our Pawprint
Spay/Neuter Clinic Campaign
End animal suffering and homelessness by supporting the creation of a professional clinic. Make spay/neuter affordable and provide these accessible services to our communities with your contribution today.
Help make it happen. Click here to learn how.
General Donation

Make a secure, easy online one-time or monthly gift to POA. We use these donations to cover veterinary costs, animal care (food & litter), rent and other operational costs.
PayPal or GiveDirect

To donate by check, please make checks payable to POA, and mail/drop-off to 144 Main Street, Unit O, East Hartford, CT  06118. We also accept credit card or cash donations.

Wish Lists

Click HERE for a printable copy of current items needed at the cat and dog shelters.

Amazon Wishlist - Shop in the luxury of your own home and support POA pets that need loving homes at the same time. Visit our Amazon Wish lists and have the items shipped to the shelter.

Click here for the Cat Supplies wish list Click here for the Dog Supplies wish list

Click here for the Shelter Supplies wish list


People often want to do something special in recognition of a significant event. It might be a happy occasion, like a birthday or anniversary tribute. Or, it may be in times of sadness, such as the death of a family member, friend or beloved animal. We will list all Memorial and Pet Memorial names in the POA NEWSLETTER, and a Memorial Donation acknowledgement will be sent.


Support Protectors of Animals with a membership donation. $25 for Individual Membership and $35 for Family Membership. Your yearly membership donation fee includes a FREE subscription to our POA NEWSLETTER.

Already a member? Gift a POA membership as a great holiday, birthday or thank you gift. You will receive an acknowledgement of your gift and the person receiving your Gift Membership will receive a notice card and FREE 1 year subscription to our POA NEWSLETTER.

Other Ways to Help

Vehicle - Protectors of Animals will gratefully accept a donation of an old vehicle as well. Please click here for more information.

Amazon Smile - Amazon Smile makes it easy to support your favorite charity while shopping online through Amazon. Click HERE to learn about Amazon Smile program. Click HERE (and bookmark the link) to start supporting us right now!

Giving Assistant - Use Giving Assistant to donate to us while you shop! It’s easy: Giving Assistant helps you donate a percentage of your cash back earnings to us with every purchase you make at 1800+ popular online retailers. You’ll also find useful Kmart Coupons, as well as big savings at places like eBay, Macy's and Home Depot!

WoofTrax - Just download the free app (iOS & Android) and record your walks when you walk your dog(s). WoofTrax donates for each mile you walk your dog(s). Its a win (for you) - win (for your pet) - win (for us)!!

Advertise for POA  - Click here to download a file of our 8 1/2 X 11 inch posters with tear tabs. Post them at work, church and other public bulletin boards. With your help, we will find more loving homes for our many homeless cats and dogs.

Mail & Cat Adoption Center: 144 Main St. Unit O East Hartford, CT. 06118
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Phone: (860) 569-0722 • Fax (860) 895-9110

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