Low on Cash: Ways to Help Pets in Need Even When Money is Tight
By Lisa Koosis
For pet lovers, it’s heartbreaking to see animals in need. The pleas for money come in the mail on a regular basis and many stores have canisters by their registers with heart-tugging photos of animals that have been abandoned and abused. The urge to pull out your checkbook and give to these charities can be compelling, and rewarding, but for those who can’t afford a cash donation, there are other ways to help our furred and feathered friends.
— Click away. Sites such as The Animal Rescue Site are sponsor-driven. You can visit the site every day and click a link. For every click, sponsors pay for bowls of food for shelter animals.