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 or at a drop-off location in Nepean near Bayshore. Please contact us by email for the drop-off locations.

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