MATERIAL DONATIONS

In addition to the ongoing need for general donations, the Cedar Valley Humane Society often needs specialty items. It’s not possible to list everything, so if you have items to donate that you don’t see listed, please call us at (319) 362-6288.

For your convenience, we have divided our basic wish list into categories. Please feel free to print and distribute the lists as you see fit. Keep in mind that we will update the wish lists as our needs change, so be sure to check back often for our most current needs.

Please take note of the following items that we cannot use:

Newspapers

Comforters (they are too hard to clean thoroughly and are hard on our washers and dryers)

Sheets (both flat and fitted)

CURRENT NEEDS

Cleaning Supplies: 

HE liquid laundry detergent (brand doesn’t matter)

Bleach (preferably unscented)

Contractor garbage bags (extra large)

Tall kitchen garbage bags

Antiseptic wipes (Clorox, Lysol)

Hand sanitizer

Oust or Febreze spray

Lint rollers and/or pet hair rollers

Paper towels

New spray bottles for cleaning solutions

Office Supplies: 

Printer paper (8-1/2 x 11, white)

Ziploc brand sandwich and snack bags

White-Out or other correction fluid or tape

AAA Batteries

Two-pocket folders (like the kind kids take to school)

Postage stamps

Scotch tape

Gift Cards: 

Gas and general merchandise: Target, Walmart, Casey’s

Office supply: OfficeMax, Staples

Pet supply: PetSmart, PETCO

Hardware/Farm supply: Menards, Theisen’s, Fleet Farm

WISH LIST

Cedar Valley Humane Society Amazon Wish List

Cat Needs

Dry cat food and kitten food (We use Hill’s Science Diet here at the shelter)

Canned cat food (preferably pate)

Cat treats

Cat litter (scoopable or non-scoopable)

Cat toys

KMR (Kitten Milk Replacer)

Dog Needs

Hill’s Science Diet “Small Bites” Dog Food

“Large Kibble” Dry Dog and food

(We use Hill’s Science Diet here at the shelter)

Puppy food (We use Hill’s Science Diet here at the shelter)

Bathing supplies

Pill pockets

Martingale collars (all sizes)

Leashes (all sizes)

Two-handled leashes

Medical Equipment
& Supplies

Vet wrap (for bandaging)

Triple antibiotic ointment

Baby wipes

Revolution or Frontline flea spot treatment for cats

Advantage or Frontline flea spot treatment for dogs

Kitten bottles and accessories (such as bottle brushes)

Warming discs

Feliway spray

Little Noses decongestant drops

Cedar Valley Humane Society

7411 Mt Vernon Rd, SE

Cedar Rapids, IA 52403

319-362-6288

Shelter Hours

Monday - Friday: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Saturday-Sunday: Closed

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