Giving Back

Donating 10¢ for every 10 minutes of dog walking
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Giving Back

Spot wants to make as many animals happy as possible, and that mentality guides how we give back to the community. Since 2016, for every 10 minutes of dog walking completed, Spot has donated 10¢ to animal shelters both at home and abroad.

Notably in 2021, Spot partnered with the Sheldrick Wildlife Trust; they're Africa's largest elephant rescue & rehabilitation program, founded in 1977, helping to raise orphaned elephant calves, desnare elephants from poachers' traps, ensure clean water supplies, among many other good deeds. For the foreseeable future, donations from dog walks will be sent to these animals abroad.

While most of our efforts in giving back are devoted to the Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, Spot still proudly fundraises for animal shelters within Canada. For example, in early 2022, Spot participated in the Betty White Challenge – a fundraiser for local dog shelters in Canada, for which Spot raised about $1,000!

Giving back is part of Spot's DNA, and we'll always use our fortunate position to aid animals in need.

Over $10k Donated to Date!

Thank you to all of our customers who allow us to make a differnce in the world that is bigger than all of us!

As well as the partnership with Sheldrick Spot also dontates to various organizations at home. In Calgary, Toronto and Vancouver we have commited donations to shelters, rescues and independant groups focusing on helping dogs get help and eventually finding there forever home! 

man petting group of elephants
man feeding orphaned elephant milk
elephant calf in wooded shed
man feeding milk to baby elephant
group of rescuers helping baby elephant
man kneeling beside baby elephant
man helping black elephant calf
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