Shelter “Wish List”

Your donations are tax deductible and go to help the animals during their stay at Animals In Distress. Thank you for thinking of them.

Donations can be dropped off at the shelter during open hours:
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday from 1:00 to 4:00 pm.

Click here to download a printable wish list.


For Dogs:

  • No rawhides
  • Dog treats – soft or hard
  • Canned pumpkin
  • Dog Beds (washable only)
  • Used Blankets, Comforters and Towels
  • Unsalted or Low Salt Peanut Butter
  • Kongs
  • leashes, harnesses and collars
  • Small paper plates
  • Baby bottle brush
  • Grocery bags
  • Kiddy pools (for staying cool in the summer)
  • Spray nozzles for hoses
  • Host shut-off valves
  • Baby food (chicken and beef flavors)
  • Omega-3 fish oil capsules
  • Pepcid 20 mg
  • Brushes, combs and shampoo
  • Hot dogs (for giving medicine)
  • Puppy pads
  • Medical tape and gauze
  • Index cards (3×5 or 5×7)
  • Markers (permanent and dry-erase)
  • Baby wipes
  • Garbage bags
  • Sponges with scrubber side

For Cats:

  • Dry Cat Food:
    Non-dyed: Iams, Purina One, Purina Cat Chow, Whiskas, Science Diet, etc.
    Kitten Chow
    Fancy Feast (for Baby and Tinkerbell)
  • Canned Cat Food:
    Turkey, Beef, Chicken, etc. (non-fish flavors)
  • Tuna fish
  • Kitten milk and nursing bottles
  • Baby food
  • Kitty condos or trees (call for specific type)
  • Used blankets and towels
  • Cat beds (washable only)
  • Small washable throw rugs
  • Cat toys
  • Small paper plates
  • Pepcid 10 mg
  • Genteal eye drops or equivalent
  • Brushes, combs and shampoo
  • Latex exam gloves (medium and large)
  • Cat litter (clay litter is preferred)
  • Litter box scoopers
  • Puppy pads
  • Baby wipes
  • Garbage bags
  • Paper towels
  • Sponges with scrubber side
  • Markers (permanent and dry-erase)
  • Spray bottles

Cleaning Products, OFFICE SUPPLIES and Other Items:

  • Laundry detergent (powdered only, please)
  • Bleach (unscented)
  • General cleaning sprays (such as glass gleaner and surface cleaner)
  • Pet safe cleaning products (such as Simple Green)
  • Latex exam gloves (medium and large)
  • Sponge Mops
  • Mop buckets
  • Paper towels
  • Garbage bags – any size
  • Grocery bags
  • Medium-sized wastebaskets
  • Brooms, dustpans and brushes
  • Toilet paper
  • Sponges with scrubber side
  • Scrub brushes – all sizes
  • Spray bottles
  • Dish soap
  • Hand soap and sanitizer
  • Flash light and batteries
  • Small hand tools – screwdrivers, pliers, hammers, wrenches
  • Office supplies – pens, paper, copy paper, tablets or notebooks (any size), permanent markers, dry erase markers, index cards (3×5 or 5×7), etc.
  • Plastic containers with lids (large or small)
  • Snow and dirt shovels