How to Register

Getting Started is Easy!  Just Follow these Simple Steps...


STEP 1: Think About What Inspired You to Participate in “Pledge 4 Paws”

  1. Did you adopt a pet from Suncoast Animal League? Make your page “In Honor” or “In Memory” of your pet.
  2. Did a special story on our Facebook page encourage you to get involved? Copy and paste the story onto your fundraising page.
  3. Share photos and a story of your special pet.

STEP 2: Set a $$ Fundraising Goal

  1. Think about what Suncoast Animal League needs to help animals and make that your goal.
  2. The average cost to prepare an animal for adoption is $350, which includes medical exams, tests, microchip, vaccinations and spay/neuter surgery.
  3. Visit our Facebook page to find a special animal in need and make their rehabilitation or surgery cost your fundraising goal. 

STEP 3: Register Online

Create your own online Fundraising page where you get to express your passion and your purpose.  Need assistance registering?  Email us at


  1. Click here to register online on First Giving.
  2. Click Join Now at the top of the page and follow the instructions.
  3. Share a story about a special animal on your fundraising page.
  4. Share your page with family, friends and on social media sites.
  5. Start collecting pledges!
  6. Join us at "Dogtoberfest" for the first event and round of prizes.
  7. Continue raising funds and winning prizes, then...
  8. Come to "Mutt March" for the grand finale of fun and prizes!