Shelter Wish List

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Due to the nature of our work and the needs of the animals, we have a long list of items that require constant replenishing.

If you are able to assist in providing any of these much-needed items, we would be grateful if you would drop them off at the Richmond Animal Shelter.

The Shelter needs regular donations of:

Cleaning Supplies

  • Bleach – any brand
  • Mr. Clean brand disinfectant
  • Garbage bags (all sizes) – any brand
  • Blue recycling bags – any brand
  • Pump bottles of hand soap (not bars) – any brand
  • Dish soap – Dawn
  • Paper towels – any brand
  • Lysol Disinfecting Wipes
  • Pump bottles of hand sanitizer – any brand
  • Toilet paper – any brand
  • Unscented laundry detergent – any brand
  • Windex
  • White vinegar

Beds & Blankets

  • Fleece blankets
  • Blankets (no pillows please!)
  • Bath & hand towels
  • Kuranda dog beds

Toys & Treats

  • Soft cat toys
  • Creamy peanut butter – any brand
  • Kongs (all sizes)
  • Small & chewy soft dog/cat treats for training – any high quality brand

Food

  • Natural Balance or Lean Cuts canned dog food
  • Canned puppy and kitten food – any high quality brand
  • KMR milk replacement – liquid & powder
  • Wellness or GO brand dry kitten food
  • Canned pumpkin (pure, not pie-filling)
  • Olive Oil
  • Dry cat food – any high quality brand
  • Canned cat food – any brand
  • Canned fish (tuna, salmon, sardines, mackerel)
  • Stella & Chewy’s or Primal freeze-dried cat food
  • Coconut Oil

Animal Supplies

  • Clay cat litter – any brand
  • Puppy pee pads – any brand
  • Ziploc bags – all sizes
  • Alfalfa Hay
  • Timothy Hay
  • Oxbow Rat Food
  • Microwaveable heating pads
  • Top-loading carriers – all sizes

Medical Supplies

  • Salmon oil pills
  • Glucosamine tablets
  • Capstar flea treatment
  • Revolution flea treatment/li>
  • Disposable latex exam gloves (with or w/o powder)
  • Benadryl
  • Polysporin

Office Supplies

  • Permanent markers (blue & black)
  • Ink pens (any colour)
  • Dry erase markers (any colour)
  • Sticky notes
  • Scotch tape
  • Masking tape
  • Duct tape
  • Packing tape
  • Zip ties – any size
  • Spiral-bound lined notebooks
  • Binder clips – all sizes
  • White copy paper
  • Duracell & Energizer AA, AAA & 9V batteries
  • Canon #131 Toner Cartridges (Black, Cyan, Yellow, & Magenta)
  • Letter-size Manila folders
  • Staples
  • Thermal receipt paper
  • Avery #8167 labels
  • White-out tape
  • Ground coffee
  • Coffee filters

Cat Sanctuary

The Cat Sanctuary needs regular donations of:

  • High quality cat food (ex. Orijen, GO, First Mate, Weruva)
  • Towels and blankets
  • Fleece blankets
  • Metal food bowls
  • Clumping clay litter
  • Chicken with broth baby food (for sick cats who won’t eat)
  • Canned flaked tuna