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Explore Ways to Participate

Whether you shop online, make a donation, assist with a fundraising event, or spread the word, you help to improve the welfare and well-being of companion pets.

Visit our Store

When you shop our Online Gift Store, you directly contribute to our cause - it is a simple and automatic way to support our mission.

Make a Donation

Please support our mission – your contribution makes all of our work possible. You can Donate Now Online or mail your donation (checks payable to Journey's Beginning) to P.O. BOX 133, Stewartsville, NJ 08886.

Feed the Hungry

Shop our Amazon Wish List to donate much-needed supplies. Your support means a great deal to the animals that depend on us. Additionally, we gladly accept gift cards from Petco, Chewy, Walmart, or Tractor Supply – every little bit helps us save lives.

Shop Online
(with us in mind)

Every time you shop online with AmazonSmile or order your pet food for the first time at Pet Supplies and select Journey's Beginning as your charity organization, a portion of your purchase will be donated to our foundation at zero cost to you.


We could not exist without our volunteers - if you love animals and have the time and energy to give, please consider helping out. From daily animal care to fundraising, we have many opportunities to get involved at every level of time commitment and area of interest.

Adopt a Pet

Add a new friend to your life - we are sure to have the right pet for your family. We take the adoption process seriously, because our goal is to place each pet in a loving home.

Shop & Help

Shop Online and Support Our Work

Supporting Journey's Beginning goes beyond adoption, fundraising events, or monetary donations; when you shop through our partners, you can enjoy your purchases while simultaneously contributing to our mission.

Shop AmazonSmile

Support our cause with every Amazon purchase you make.

Simply visit AmazonSmile and sign in with your existing Amazon profile. Choose Journey's Beginning Animal Foundation as your favorite charity, and you can shop with the same experience as

Amazon donates .5% of your purchase to us for every dollar you spend, at no extra cost to you.

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Make a difference in the lives of pet companions today by shopping on

If you're a new customer, will donate to Journey's Beginning Foundation with your first purchase. To get started, simply click the link below and begin shopping.

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Animals are Our Inspiration

“Working hard for something we don't care about is called stress; working hard for something we love is called passion.” - Simon Sinek