Make a Donation

One Tail at a Time makes a lifetime commitment to provide each of our dogs with a safe, loving forever home. Please make a tax-deductible donation today to help save more lives.

Checks and in-kind donations can be sent to our mailing address:
One Tail at a Time
2020 N. California, Ste. 7, #152
Chicago, IL 60647

What your donation means to a shelter dog:
$25 provides two weeks of healthy dog food
$75 covers treatment for kennel cough, parasites, or other common shelter illnesses
$150 offsets costs of routine spay/neuter surgery, microchipping, and vaccinations
$300 defrays treatment costs of extensive medical issues, such as for heartworm, pneumonia, or surgery
$500 assists with dental surgery for a neglected puppy mill dog

Other ways to give:
Membership: Become a member for as little as $10 a month, or $0.33 a day
Matching Gifts: Check if your company will match your donation
Virtually Adopt: Make a symbolic adoption and receive our exclusive adopt-a-plush
AmazonSmile: Be a hero every time you shop online
Wish List:  Help us stretch our dollars further by contributing an item from our wish list
Shop a Retail Partner: Shop these retail partners and support our foster dogs
Dutch’s Fund: Make a difference in the life of a medically-complex dog
Stella’s Fund:  Give a behaviorally-complex dog the second chance they deserve
Planned Giving: Create a legacy of care with a bequest or planned gift
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One Tail at a Time is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. All donations are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.