Sponsor a Homeless Pet

In need of a unique birthday or holiday gift for a loved one? Can't adopt but still want to help? Considering sponsoring an adoptable animal! When you sponsor a homeless pet at Friends of Strays, you help that animal in ways that can’t even be counted. With dozens of animals being cared for at the shelter at any given time, you’ll be sure to find the purr-fect pet in need.

Choose an animal to sponsor

You can sponsor a dog, cat, puppy or kitten at Friends of Strays. Select a category below to view the animals temporarily residing with us. Or, visit the shelter during open ours to find that purr-fect match! Once you've found the one (or ones!) you can make your donation in person at the shelter or call our adoptions line: 727-522-6566 ext 102.

Adoptable Animals

How your sponsorship helps

Friends of Strays is the home between homes for over 1,000 animals every year. Pets stay here as long as they need, receiving lots of love and care until their forever family finds them. Sponsorships help these animals find loving homes by covering the cost of spay/neuter surgeries, life saving vaccines, microchip placements, and the rest of the medical and daily care they need during their time with us.



Specialty Breeds: $200
Kittens (Under 1 Year): $100
Cats (1-7 Years Old): $50
Senior Cats (7+ Years Old): $25


Island Dogs: $250+
Puppies (Under 1 Year): $200
Dogs (1-7 Years Old): $150
Senior Dogs (7+ Years Old): $100

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