Register a pet

Pet Registration Procedure:

Owning a pet is a wonderful experience but you may sometimes need help caring for them. Our aim is to provide short term services to help you as a pet owner cope with health or other emergencies.

Register your pet beforeyou need help
Reassurance for you

We are happy to register pets even when you don’t need our services just yet, & maybe you never will. The more we know about your pet in advance, the quicker and easier it is for us to help if or when the time comes. You will also have the reassurance of knowing that if you are ever ill at home or need to go into hospital, we will already know you and your pet and be ready to try to help in a way that suits you best.

It will also give you more time to organise medium and long term solutions if they are required. We can help you to contact other appropriate organisations that may be able to provide longer term support if it’s necessary.

It’s easy to register your pet

Just get in touch in whatever way suits you best and we will do the rest.

Ring: 01904 866070 or 01904 726191

email: keepyourpet@ageukyork.org.uk

Download and post our enquiry form

What Happens Next?
  • We get in touch

We will contact you to answer any initial questions you may have and arrange to come and visit you and your pet, normally within a week of getting your enquiry

  • We visit you

When we visit we will record some information about you and your pet (including their all-important likes, dislikes and individual characteristics), explain our terms and conditions and ask you agree to them and sign up to join the scheme.

That’s all there is to it

How much does it cost?

Basic help is free

Services such as dog walking, visiting to feed your animal are freeas they are provided by our team of trained and vetted volunteers (who have all completed a DBS criminal records check). However, we do require you to pay for any costsincurred in looking after your pet, such as food or vet’s bills and medication.

Donations welcome

To help us continue our work we welcome donations and any other support such as a legacies which you may want to give. Donations can be made using the PayPal Donate button at the top of the page or you can contact us for information on how to donate in other ways.

 

There are a number of downloads available on the Downloads page, including application form and Care Plan information. Click to go to the Downloads page now