Thank you to all of our wishlist donors! We are always grateful for donations of new and gently-used supplies.

Items we cannot use include pillows, comforters, glass aquariums and small to medium sized animal cages.

Wishlist items can be dropped off at the Sanctuary. Please call or email us for the address and hours. Thank you! 

Animal Care Supplies

  • receiving blankets
  • electric heating pads without automatic shut-off
  • durable plastic kids’ toys
  • extra-large plastic dog carriers
  • large plastic rabbit cages
  • tip-proof pet food dishes
  • remote surveillance system

Turtle Supplies

  • UVB and full-spectrum compact light bulbs (13W)
  • fish, crickets, earthworms (year round)
  • (no aquariums please)

Foods (April to October)

  • dry dog food (any brand, preferably puppy)
  • Fox Valley formula 20/50, 32/40 and 40/25
  • rodent block
  • striped sunflower seeds
  • nuts in shell (almonds, filberts, walnuts, peanuts)
  • natural foods (walnuts, acorns, green pinecones)
  • fruits (apples, bananas, grapes, berries)
  • vegetables (yams, broccoli, corn, carrots, greens)

Cleaning Products

  • facial tissues, paper towels
  • extra-large trash bags
  • dish soap, laundry detergent
  • liquid hand sanitizer
  • disposable gloves
  • brooms and dustpans
  • mops and water buckets
  • garbage cans with lids

Veterinary Supplies

  • stainless steel cage banks
  • medium-sized scales
  • disposable gloves
  • syringes and needles (all sizes)
  • lactated ringers, plasmalyte
  • chlorhexidine, betadine, sterile saline
  • vet wrap, gauze and tegaderm

Caging Materials

  • lumber (all sizes), 4’x8′ plywood sheets
  • ½” and 1” welded wire mesh

Office Supplies

  • postage stamps
  • computer paper
  • #9 and #10 envelopes (without windows)
  • clipboards


  • printing services (e.g. colour newsletter, envelopes)
  • construction and trades
  • waste disposal