Your gift saves lives!

Shelters all over California depend on Muttville to rescue their older dogs – dogs that otherwise would be the first to be euthanized. And we depend on you! Muttville gets over 80% of its budget from individual donors like you. And 83 cents of every dollar goes to the dogs.

We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, so your contribution is deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Please consult your tax advisor.

If you’d prefer to write a check, please make it payable to Muttville and send it to:
P.O. Box 410207
San Francisco, CA 94141

We never share any information about our donors, but may publicly recognize individuals on our website or other electronic or print materials. Email if you would prefer your gifts to Muttville to be excluded from any public disclosures. Read our full Donor Privacy Policy.

Planned giving

When you include Muttville in your estate plans, you leave a legacy of love. Your generosity ensures that the work you care about continues, and wonderful senior dogs get a second chance. Learn more.

Donor-advised fund

A donor-advised fund, which is like a charitable savings account, gives you the flexibility to recommend how much and how often money is granted to Muttville and other qualified charities. You can recommend a grant or recurring grants now to make an immediate impact or use your fund as a tool for future charitable gifts. Learn more.

Matching gifts

Did you know that many companies will match donations made by employees? Some companies will even match your Muttville volunteer hours with a grant! This is a great way to double or triple your impact on the mutts. Use the search bar below to find out if your company participates in a matching gift program.

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In-kind donations

Thank you for your interest in donating supplies for the mutts! In an effort to keep Muttville and our community safe, we are unable to receive any used donation drop-offs at this time. However, the mutts still need your support! Please visit our Amazon Wishlist to have a gift sent directly to HQ.

If you have any brand new items still in their packaging, we are accepting donations on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at our facility from 10AM to 4PM.

Thank you for supporting the old mutts during this difficult time! COVID‑19 concerns restrict the kinds of donations we can accept.

Unopened dog food that is not expired
Brand new:
      Dog beds
      Dog sweaters
      Poop bags

Used bedding
Used dog supplies
Open or expired dog food

Other ways to support Muttville

Donate something on our wishlist

Include Muttville in your estate planning

Donate stock or other securities

Donate your car, truck, RV, motorcycle or boat

Donate by shopping at Amazon

Donate household goods via Community Thrift

Where your money goes

We spend an average of $1,600 to prepare each rescued senior dog for adoption.

Where your money goes