What items are needed and what items we cannot take:

We are forever grateful for the generosity of our community that helps keep the shelter running. To make it easier on you and
allow you to spend funds wisely on our most needed items, below is a wish list detailing specific needs. Items may be mailed
or dropped off at our center on the shelves by the main doors between 9:30 am to 6:00 pm daily, or with our Amazon Wishlist
items can be shipped directly to us! DOWNLOAD the .PDF version of this list.

We DO NOT accept the following items at this time:
● Newspaper
● Used toner cartridges
● Fitted bedsheets
● Pillows
● Down comforters
● Standing cat trees or scratchers
● Retractable leashes
● Furniture/Recliners
● Empty medication bottles

**we cannot accept Hartz or Adams brand flea and tick medications (including shampoo)**

We DO ACCEPT and would love to receive:
● Wet and dry food for dogs and cats, all sizes, breeds, and ages can be used (Unopened bags are preferred;
opened bags will be accepted as long as the food is in its original manufacturer packaging and includes the
expiration date)
● Blankets, towels, washcloths, flat sheets (not fitted). The FredSPCA can only accept items which are
machine washable or able to be disinfected for the health and safety of our animals
● Peanut butter (xylitol-free)
● Pill Pockets
● Treats
● Collars
● Leashes
● Harnesses
● Litter boxes and scoops
● Cat & Dog Toys
● Treats
● Catnip
● Feliway refills
● Rice socks (kids DIY project)
● Quart-sized Ziploc bags
● Empty medication bottles
● Cat and dog e-collars
● Non-clumping clay litter (kitten safety)
● Cat litter, all brands, all types
● Heating Pads, Blankets & Discs (Snuggle Safes)
● Baby wipes (non-scented)
● Karo Light Corn Syrup
● Puppy Pee Pads

Our staff also needs:

● Sharpies
● Postage stamps
● 8.5 x 11 copier paper (we even use the
● Disinfectant wipes
● Scotch tape
● Contractor/Industrial size trash bags
● File folder labels (⅔” x 3”)
● Batteries – AA and AAA
● Shipping tape to secure opened bags