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Pets change lives. We change theirs

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Introducing....The Teams

Team Rabbit

Team Rabbit

Team Cat 1st Place

Team Cat

Team Dog 2nd Place

Team Dog

Team Horse 3rd Place

Team Horse

How it works

It’s the ultimate showdown: leash vs. litterbox, hops vs. hooves. Who’s the nation’s favourite pet? Pick your team and cast your vote.

Lead your favourite furry friends to victory! Join our Paws 2 Play fundraising event and help animals by gaming for charity. Launch your charity stream and raise money for pets in need at Blue Cross. The team that raise the most are the winners!

How can I get involved?

1. Join the movement

Enter your email address to join our Paws 2 Play event and cast your vote.

2. Select your team

Choose your team. Don’t forget to show your support on social media! Share our event with #Paws2Play and cheer on your team with #TeamCat, #TeamDog, #TeamHorse or #TeamRabbit hashtags.

3. Let’s go!

The team that raise the most money for pets in need at Blue Cross will be crowned the winners. Support your team by starting your own charity stream or making a direct donation to help animals in our care.


Want more deets? Read everything you need to know about gaming for charity and how your stream can help animals in need in our handy guides.

The True Cost of Rehoming a Cat The True Cost of Rehoming a Dog The True Cost of Rehoming a Horse The True Cost of Rehoming a Rabbit

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Pick your team


Paws to Play

Step 1: Join the movement

Blue Cross would like to tell you about the great work they do for pets, to keep you informed during your challenge and to tell you about the different ways in which you could support them, this may include fundraising activities, appeals and merchandise (and will mean GivePenny will need to pass your information to them).

Please tick below if you are happy for Blue Cross to contact you by email:

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Step 2: Pick your team

Step 3: Paws to Play

Dedicate a stream

Thank you!

Thank you so much for offering to do a charity stream for us! Any minute now you’ll get an email bouncing into your inbox, with a link to verify your email address.

Clicking the link will take you to GivePenny, who are helping us host your page. All you’ll need to do is upload your cutest profile pic, choose a password, hit save and your Paws2Play fundraising page will be live!

Good luck, Fundraiser!


  • What is Paws 2 Play?
    Paws 2 Play is a special fundraising event by Blue Cross. Show the world how much you love your favourite pet by joining a team and doing a charity stream to raise money for pets in need.
  • How do I vote?
    You can vote for your favourite pet by selecting your team and submitting your email address.
  • Do I need to raise money in order to vote?
    Nope! Obviously we’d appreciate it if you did, but it’s not compulsory.
  • How does a team win?
    We’ll be tracking both the number of votes each team receives, and the total amount of funds raised by each team.
  • How else can I be involved if I don’t want to do a charity stream?
    You can add to your Team’s total by donating to any team member’s fundraising page. Paws 2 Play You can also show your support for your team by sharing on social media with the hashtags #Paws2Play and #TeamCat, #TeamDog, #TeamHorse or #TeamRabbit.
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