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Let’s Save Lives

Through the generosity of people like you, the rescue has been able to make a difference in the lives of many animals throughout the State of Illinois.  Your gift to A Tail of 4 Paws Animal Rescue allows us to continue to rescue dogs that have been abandoned and/or neglected and would otherwise be euthanized.  Your support also allows the rescue to educate the community on animal welfare.

One time gift or Monthly Giving Program

Matching Gifts

Free Money!!  All You Have To Do Is Ask!!!  A Tail of 4 Paws Animal Rescue is a 501c3 non-profit organization and many employers will match gifts given by employees and spouses, even if they are retired.  When making your gift to support the rescue, please remember to check with your employer’s personnel office to see if your company matches.  You can double and even triple your impact just by submitting a request.

Wish Lists for the Animal

An easy way to help us is to look at our shopping pages.  Through the Amazon Smile Program, our rescue will receive a percentage of your order just for ordering your favorite items.   You can also add a few of our needed items from our Amazon Wish List.

Also for every new order through the rescue will get $20. All you need to do is click here to begin your shopping journey (

Bequests – A Gift for The Future

A simple way to make a planned gift to A Tail of 4 Paws Animal Rescue is to include the rescue in your will or revocable trust.  These gifts are a very important way to provide the needed support to the rescue to continue rescuing lost and forgotten animals.  A bequest to A Tail of 4 Paws can be made by creating a new will or changing an existing will.  You can also include the rescue in your revocable trust.  If you are interested in support the rescue through a bequest, please contact your attorney for assistance.

A Tail of 4 Paws Monthly Giving Program

Want to make a huge difference with just a small gift each month?  Your monthly ongoing support allows A Tail of 4 Paws Animal Rescue to foster and permanently place numerous dogs of all ages and breeds.  Many of these animals are saved from over-crowded animal shelters and some are rescued from death-row.  Your support will provide veterinary care, food, toys, and support in a volunteer foster home until they find their forever homes.

You can choose the level of monthly support that works for you and your gift will be automatically deducted each month on the date of your choosing.  You have complete control of your gift and can change or cancel at any time just simply log into your PayPal account.  All you need to do is use an active PayPal account to start your monthly support today!