Supporting Defensa

Ways to generate money for the animals in your daily activities

  • Helping Paws, Pet Portraits by Maureen Schmidt …. will donate a percentage of your pet’s portrait to Defensa.  An amazing way to capture the one you love and support the rescuing of street animals
  • Sponsor Ad …. Join our Sponsor Club at $50/month and we will make ads for our adotable animals with your business name on it.   The ads will be promoted regularly on Facebook/DefensaRincon, the animal’s adopt page and in the Facebook groups ‘Friends of Rincon & PR Friends‘.  Email us to start – and see example ads.
  • Walkers / Joggers / Runners ….. Download Resqwalk onto your Android or iPhone and raise money while you are walking/jogging/running.   Just select “Defensa Animal de Rincon” after you install the App.  They deposit money into our paypal account – the more you move the more we get!
  • Online Shoppers ….. Sign up for iGive and select “Defensa Animal de Rincon” after you install the browser plugin.   They mail us a check, a percentage of what you spend – the more you shop the more we get!
  • Purple Lizard Map ….. Purchase online and $3 goes towards Defensa.   Enter the code  “Lizard Loves Defensa Rincon” in the Discount Field when purchasing from their online store here.
  • ebay Shoppers & Sellers  …. Select Defensa as your charity – This link will take you there
  • On a Computer …. Simply review us as a Non Profit from – you don’t have to signup – just click the number of stars and write a sentence about why you gave us the number of stars you did.  It will help others feel more confident when making donations.
  • Vacation Rental Owners & Managers …… Anywhere in the world you can participate in Deposits for Dogs, if you have people giving you a “Security Deposit” all you have to do is ask them if they’d like to forgo getting the full deposit back and instead make a donation – We are a 501c3!
  • Dog Owners …. Sign up for BarkBox – enter code DEFE1BBX1   when you order and a $5.00 donation will go to Defensa!  We are not BarkBox, they are a unique company offering your dog gifts in the mail …..  “When you sign up for BarkBox, every month you will receive a box in the mail with four or more carefully selected products and presents for your dog – anything from toys, bones and all-natural treats to hygiene products and innovative new gadgets!”  Please don’t forget Defensa’s code when signing up  – just copy/paste   DEFE1BBX1
  • Visit our Volunteer Page for more ideas on helping the animals in Puerto Rico, if you own a business you can hold a fundraiser in any fashion you’d like.   We are here to help generate support and attendance if you take the lead.
  • Website Owners …. If you would like to link to our website we would appreciate it.  If you need help please email