Make a Financial Contribution to SAFARI

Contributions provide much of the funding necessary to keep SAFARI - Special Animal Friends and Rescue, Inc. going. Contributions are used to pay for Vet Bills, Kennel Bills, Food, Treats, Training, Crates, Leashes, Chokers and all the other supplies necessary to continue rescuing and re-homing animals.  We want to thank you for choosing to allocate a portion of your charitable giving to SAFARI.

To make an on-line payment securely through the PayPal system, please select from the options below.  Checks can be made payable to SAFARI (If you require a tax receipt, please make your check payable to GFA with SAFARI in the memo line.  Guardians for Animals (GFA) is a 501(c)(3) organization and all of your donation will be transferred to SAFARI from GFA). Checks can be mailed to:

PO Box 532353
Livonia, MI 48153


Make a One Time Donation to SAFARI
(Processed Securely by PayPal - PayPal account, or Credit Card)



Establish a Monthly Donation Program

(Processed Securely by PayPal - Requires a PayPal account)


Monthly Donation Amount

Note:  All payments are processed securely through PayPal. No financial data, including credit card information or paypal account information is available to the SAFARI website. After completion of your payment with PayPal, you may receive a browser warning when you click the completed button to return to the SAFARI website. Do not be alarmed, your data is secure with PayPal. The warning is just a notification that you are leaving a SSL secured webpage and returning to a non-secured one (the SAFARI Website). Again, your data is safe with paypal.)

SAFARI is proud to be a Guardians for Animals Affiliate

GFA Color logo

For More Information on Guardians for Animals(GFA) Click the Logo

SAFARI Wish List

Below is a list of items that SAFARI is in need of:

  • Dog Coats & Sweaters, primarily Large & Medium
  • Blankets, Towels, and Animal Beds
  • Collars and Choke Chains - All Sizes
  • Leashes
  • Metal Dog Dishes & Metal hanging kennel pails
  • Animal Crates and Travel Carriers - All Sizes
  • Dog and Puppy Toys
  • Rugs or Carpet Squares for crate bottoms
  • Animal Medications include Heartworm & Flea & Tick Products (Advantix II & Frontline Preferred)
  • Dog Treats & Rolled (not knotted) Rawhide Chews
  • Antlers
  • Animal Shampoo
  • Nail Clippers
  • Bath Wipes for Cats/Dogs
  • Pet Safe Cleaning Supplies
  • Papertowel
  • Volunteers to help coordinate and execute fundraising activites
  • Donated or low cost facility for sheltering animals until they have a foster
  • Foster Homes so we can rescue more dogs
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • PetCo, PetSmart, and Pet Supplies Plus Gift Cards
  • Staples and Office Max Gift Cards

If you'd like to donate anything from the wish list, please visit us at a scheduled adoption event, or contact us at (734) 666-0116 or send us an E-Mail

SAFARI Transport Van purchased with funds donated
in Loving Memory of

Helen-Elou Bushnell

Moxies Mass Removal

Make a Financial Donation to SAFARI

How you can Help

Volunteers Needed To:

  • Transport animals to adoption events
  • Transport animals to vet appointments
  • Visit and walk dogs at kennels
  • Foster Dogs in their homes
  • Foster dogs after medical procedures
  • Attend and help at Adoption Events
  • Help with obedience training
  • Help design logos, brochures, etc.
  • Help with writing press releases, and website articles
  • Help with writing grant proposals
  • Help promote SAFARI throughout the Social Media Networks
  • Help with data management, keeping health records, etc.
  • Help design and coordinate fund raising activities.

Adoption Event Volunteer Activities

  • Walk & Socialize dogs
  • Feed and water dogs
  • Help with setup (setup crates, bring dogs in, etc.)
  • Assist potential Adopters
  • Fund Raise
  • Clean crates when needed
  • Be a SAFARI Ambassador - Greet customers at the door
  • Take Photos of the dogs

Professional Services

  • Veterinary Services (free and/or discounted) - for neuter/spay, vaccinations, or emergency animal care
  • Legal Services (free and/or discounted) to aid our efforts to save and protect animals
  • Groomers (free and/or discounted) - To help our animals look their very best
  • Trainers (free and/or discounted) - To better prepare our animals for adoption
  • Print Shops (free and/or discounted) - For brochures, business cards, holiday cards, etc.