Donate Goods From Our Wish List
Helen Woodward Animal Center is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation who relies not only on monetary donations, but also in-kind donations to perform everyday functions. In-kind donations are tax deductible, however we only are only able to accept certain items. See the list of acceptable donation items below. Please contact Development at 858-756-4117 ext. 339 for information on how to donate any of these items, questions about additional types of in-kind donations or assistance with a donation drive. Donations can be dropped off at the Adoptions front desk during normal operating hours.
- Small elevated dog beds – 11.1 x 1.6 x 21.5 inches (Click here for a specific example!)
- Medium size plastic crates (24″-32″ length, 15″-24″ height)
- Metal foldable exercise pens for puppies. (Not wire crates, but the ones you can make into a circle)
- Ergonomic office chairs in good condition
- Small and medium dog toys
- Small cat toys (mice, jingle balls, etc.)
- Click here to view additional Adoptions items on our Amazon Wish List.
Adoptions Foster Program
- Litter scoopers
- Litter pans
- Puppy potty pads
- Waterproof tarps
- Rolling carts
- Rolling carts 2
- Kitty condos!
- Storage shelves
- Small stainless steel bowls
- Cotton balls
- KMR kitten formula
- Esbilac puppy formula
- Miracle nipples for syringe feeding neonatal orphans
- Royal Canin Mother & baby cat dry & wet food and formula
- Royal Canin Mother & baby puppy dry & wet food and starter mousse
- Baby wipes
- Puppy & kitten shampoos
- Dog toys (rope and Kong chew preferred)
- Cat toys, preferably without catnip (fuzzy mice, balls with bells, small Mylar balls)
- Medium and large pet carriers
- Shopping/grocery bags-Paper or reusable
- Click here to view additional Adoptions Foster Program items on our Amazon Wish List.
- Cowboy Magic Detangler and conditioner
- 2 speaker sound system
- Fly spray
- Click here to view additional Therapeutic Riding items on our Amazon Wish List.
- Any unexpired, unopened cat and dog food (can be wet or dry)
- Cat and dog treats for all sizes
- Canned food for SENIOR cats and dogs
- Ziploc Freezer Gallon and/or Quart bags (Ziploc FREEZER brand only please)
Technology and Web Needs
- Computers (must have a sticker on it that shows “Core i3,” ‘Core i5,” or “Core i7” and purchased in 2014 or later)
- Monitors (any working flat screen monitors, 21.5’ wide screen or larger)
- Printers (working desktop multifunction laser printer, non-multifunction laser printer or non-multifunction “business rated “ inkjet printer) (Ex: HP OfficeJet models)
- Click here to view additional Technology and Web needs on our Amazon Wish List.
- Smooth river rock pebbles (2 yards worth)
- Click here to view additional Club Pet items on our Amazon Wish List.
- Golf cart batteries
- Ladders (4, 6, 10 foot, preferably in great shape)
- Electric power tools
- Power cords
- Water pumps
- Golf carts
- Banner material (specifically 24″ wide canvas rolls for our HP Design Jet 500)
- (4) 120 Quart Cooler
- (1) Portable Potty Patch
- (1) T-shirt display
- (4) plastic A-Frames
- (2) Collapsible folding all-terrain wagons
- Click Here to view Special Event items on our Amazon Wish List.
Pet Encounter Therapy
- New or gently used bagless heavy duty vacuum
- Gift certificates to local grocery stores, hardware stores, and gas stations
- Metallic foldable exercise pens (same type as Adoptions has on their list)
- Cuttlebone, sealed bird treats, birds toys
- Magnetic reptile ledges
- Hand crank emergency radio for evacuation kit
- Click here to view additional Pet Encounter Therapy items on our Amazon Wish List.
- Small animal bedding
- Rabbit/guinea pig pet bedding
- Click here to view Education items on our Amazon Wish List.
Paws in the Ranch Pet Boutique
- Click here to view Paws in the Ranch Pet Boutique items on our Amazon Wish List.
- Click here to view Equine Hospital items on our Amazon Wish List.
- Gift certificates for employee recognition
- Restaurant owners who would like to donate lunch for all-staff luncheons
- New tarps and painters cloths
- Large plastic bins with lids
- Click here to view Community Outreach items on our Amazon Wish List.