Thinking of Donating Items? Check out our Most Needed List!

 We are so appreciative of all donations!  With the holidays approaching we know many are wondering what we are most in need of and what we can and cannot take for donations.  Please see the following list for suggestions. 

 Please understand due to space constraints and sanitation protocols, we are unable to accept certain items as they simply cannot safely be used for the animals. 

MOST NEEDED ITEMS:

- Canned Kitten Food

- Purina One Healthy Kitten dry food

- Purina Tender Selects Blend with Real         Chicken dry cat food

- Purina One Smartblend™ Chicken & Rice     dry dog food

- Soft dog treats - NOT bacon flavor

- Skinless hot dogs 

- Canned dog food

- Canned cat food 

- String cheese

- Spreadable Cream Cheese (in tub)

- Copy paper

- Toilet paper & Paper toweling

- Wite-Out Correction Tape

- Gift Cards for the following stores: Fleet
  Farm, Pick N Save, Festival Foods

- Shop our AMAZON and CHEWY Wish          Lists!

We Can ALSO Accept: 

- Bath Towels (lightweight) - no rips/tears please

- Cat Carriers - please be sure zippers, doors, parts work and all parts are included

- Dog Leashes - NOT retractable

- Dog/Cat Prescription Medication 

- Prescription Dog/Cat Food in Original Bag

- Any Brand Dog/Cat Food - labeled in
  sealed bag with expiration date

- Bleach

- HE-labeled liquid laundry detergent

- Blue Dawn dish soap
 

OAHS CANNOT ACCEPT

Please consider donating to your local St. Vincent's or other charity organization. 

- Bedding: comforters, pillows, sheets, quilts, bedspreads, baby bedding, pillow cases, sleeping bags, mattress pads, etc. - cannot be sanitized efficiently

- Blankets: knit or crocheted, woven,
  tied fleece, etc. - cannot be sanitized efficiently

- Furniture Cushions - cannot be sanitized

- Rags/Fabric remnants 

- Pet Beds - cannot be sanitized.

- Pet Clothing/Coats

- Small Mammal Cages/Enclosures 

- Litter Boxes

- Food & Water Dishes: feeders stands, fountains

- Dog harnesses

- Prong collars or metal chain collars

- Raw food

- Kid's stuffed animals (cannot have plastic eyes/noses - choking hazard)

- Rugs

- Used Toys 

- Newspapers

- Cleaning products - we use specific animal-safe products

- Dog tie-out stakes/tie-out cables. 

- Flea collars