How You can Help

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Ways you can help the animals here at the C.S.P.C.A.

There are many ways you can make a big difference to the lives of the animals in our care

  • set up a monthly Standing Order in any amount
  • donate online
  • send your donations to the CSPCA Shelter, Link Road, Mahon, Cork
  • offer your time as a volunteer or dog walker
  • foster abused or neglected animals
  • contribute to our Cattery Appeal
  • donate old dog & cat beds for our animals

Our Foster Programme.

The benefits of fostering is to help the animal to recover from neglect, abuse illness or injury.

When fostering you are also helping us free up space in our centre in order to rescue more animal’s in need of our help.

Fostering plays the important role in the rehabilitation of the animal, many animals don’t cope very well in the kennel environment and others need confidence with socialising and affection.  Being involved in a family environment really helps their progress.

If you are interested, please take a moment to read FAQ’s and the foster care agreement.



If you feel you are suitable please forward on the agreement to with the subject line FOSTER.

Our team will make contact and get the ball rolling.


Applying for work experience for 2nd and 3rd level education?

Interested in working with animals in the future?

Well did you know? we can offer exactly that, learn what its like to be part of the team!

So this is what we need:

  • Complete Our Volunteer form & Insurance waiver
  • Copy of ID
  • GP Letter stating you have received the tetanus injection
  • Insurance letter from your school/college
  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae

Ensure that all the following are handed in together within an envelope labelled “to the attention of CSPCA Manager”.

Hard copy’s excepted only and must be handed into the CSPCA office only.

All secondary level students, we’re offering block weeks only.

Third level students, offering block weeks and/or designated days only!


Volunteer Form

Insurance Waiver

If you can help in any way please contact us on 021-4515534 or email 

 Volunteer dog walking .

Applications are now closed until further notice.


The CSPCA is a non-profit organisation and runs solely off donations. If you would like to donate money to the CSPCA, there is a donate button which takes you to the secure site Paypal where you can donate an amount. We appreciate all donations and they are put to great use.