The Original Poop Bags supports causes that contribute to the health and well-being of pets and the environment. Here are pet rescues or environmental organizations to which we have donated cash, products, or dog waste bags.
Clearwater Marine Aquarium: We symbolically adopted a dolphin named Hope! You can read about her story here. 100% of the net proceeds from adoptions go straight toward CMA's mission of marine life rescue, rehab, and release.
National Save the Sea Turtle Foundation: We adopted a sea turtle nest, and 105 hatchlings from our nest made it safely to the sea! Click here for updates and to read about the sea turtle nest we adopted!
You Buy; We Donate® Call to Duty: MerriView Hill and The Original Poop Bags are committing a portion of profits from three new, innovative products that help reunite war dogs with their former handlers.
You Buy; We Donate® Earth Day: Every year, we donate to an Earth-friendly organization. This year, we are planting trees via The Arbor Day Foundation.
Pet Soup Kitchens: In conjunction with The Honest Kitchen, The Original Poop Bags donated 12 boxes of The Honest Kitchen’s Keen, The Honest Kitchen donated 12 boxes of Zeal, and sold t-shirts to donate additional boxes to a local pet food pantry. In all, 39 boxes were donated, which equaled over 1,600 lbs of food. Plus The Original Poop Bags dog waste bags were donated to the cause.
Pets of the Homeless: Accepted donations on behalf of Pets of the Homeless during the 2011 holiday season. In addition, we donated dog waste bags to the cause.
Algalita Marine Research Foundation and Friends of Animal Care and Control: Sold t-shirts and donated gross profits to one of the two listed organizations. Our customers could choose which organization to support.
Aaron’s Dog Park: Raised money and donated dog poop bags to help a boy scout building a dog park.
Darling: The Original Poop Bags' foster dog.
University of Iowa School of Art & Art History: Raised money and awareness to aid 2008 flood recovery efforts.
Friends of Chicago Animal Care and Control
Care for Real’s Pet Food Pantry
Chicago Canine Rescue
Illinois Doberman Rescue
North Central Newfoundland Rescue
Animal Care League
DeKalb Tails Humane Society
New Leash on Life