The WasteNot List

Pet Products

Items include: pet toys, pet food, pet bedding & blanket, pet bed, bowls, leads, cages and hutches

Sell or Donate

  1. Donations of pet products are welcome at various animal shelters.
  2. Items such as dog coats can be donated to some homeless charities.
  3. You can sell your second hand goods through websites such as ebayFacebookPreloved and Gumtree.
  4. You can donate your unwanted items via websites such as FreecycleFreegle and Freeloved.

Buy or Receive

  1. You can buy second hand goods through websites such as ebayFacebookPreloved and Gumtree.
  2. You can receive free items via websites such as FreecycleFreegle and Freeloved.

Recycle

Find your local recycling centre

Pet Food Packaging – Zero Waste Box. TerraCycle® sell a Zero Waste Box to recycle any pouch, bag, box, or container that was used for packaging pet food.

Get Creative ~ Repurpose

Make a dog bed with an old sweater and stuff with old styrofoam balls/cushion stuffing/old material (duration: 4:15)
“Made in Battersea” learn how to make a ring ragger toy for your dog, which is great for a tug game with adult dogs or puppies, and all you need is an old jumper and some scissors. Source Batteresea Dogs & Cats Home

Waste

Some things simply cannot be reused, recycled or repurposed.
Before buying them think if you really need them? 


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