Wish List

The Washington Animal Rescue League always appreciates in-kind donations. Below is a list of items, large and small, currently needed at our facility.

Shelter Needs:

Cat equipment

  • Tunnel
  • Round Sherpa fleece cat beds
  • Cat trees
  • Carpet squares

Cat toys

  • Wand toys
  • Ball in ring toy
  • Swat exerciser
  • Jingle balls
  • Fake mice

Dog toys (no latex, please)

  • Baked dog treats 1” or less
  • Beef liver and peanut butter treats
  • Bully sticks
  • Natural Balance food rolls
  • Kongs
  • Peanut butter and other things to stuff Kongs
  • Jolly balls with tug ropes
  • Rope toys
  • Tug toys (2-foot)
  • Nylabones (small and medium)
  • Durable dog toys
  • Vienna sausages and hot dogs (for treats)
  • Agility equipment

Shelter Use

  • Stainless steel dog bowls
  • Large dog crates
  • Blankets
  • Pillow cases
  • Towels
  • Wet/dry vacuum
  • Laundry detergent
  • Bleach (unopened)
  • Feliway (Cat pheromone dispenser and refills)
  • DAP (Dog pheromone dispenser and refills)
  • Tools of all types
  • Heavy-duty cart or wagon for moving large items
  • Lawn mower
  • Hedge trimmer
  • Post-hole digger
  • Mulch
  • Bags of large puppy pads

Grooming Supplies

  • Fans
  • Dog/cat nail clippers
  • Brushes

Administrative needs:

  • Copy paper
  • General office supplies
  • Mailing supplies

Hospital needs:

  • Portable otoscope/ophthalmoscope (for eye and ear exams)
  • Rolling tool box
  • Fast acting thermometers (we always need more of these)
  • Pens, post-its, sharpies and #10 envelopes (lots of paperwork)
  • Clipper blades:  Oster #40 and #10 (for surgical prep and wound care)
  • Old (or new) towels and blankets and fleeces (soft beds make such a difference to our patients)
  • Pipe Cleaners (for cat toys)  Very important for long-term patients
  • Pill pockets
  • Dog and cat treats

Humane Education needs:

  • Gift cards to Politics and Prose, Borders, and Barnes & Noble to purchase humane-themed children books
  • Books to donate to schools (available here)
  • 60 disposable cameras
  • Photo development cards from Ritz camera
  • Cat and dog stickers
  • Gift cards to Michaels and AC Moore for arts and crafts supplies
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