Wish List

Wish List

The below items help us care for the shelter pets and keep disease low in the shelter. As you can imagine, it is very difficult to house many pets in one small spot and keep them healthy!
 
We follow, as closely as we can the Shelter Medicine protocol which is designed for animal shelters. You can view that at:
 
Since we are taxpayer funded, we are very limited in what items we can buy. Below are items that help the pets and us that we have a hard time funding with taxpayer funds.
 
Pets:
  • Kuranda Dog Beds (They can’t destroy the cloth used in them)
  • Lysine capsules 1000mg (Helps with stressed cats)
  • Triple antibiotic ointment
  • Generic Afrin Nasal spray (For sick kitties)
  • Stretch and scratch that tie to cat cages. http://www.stretchandscratch.com/50-cat-scratchers/
  • KMR milk replacer for kittens (Liquid or powder)
  • Litter boxes 12” x 9” (These are very small as our cages are small)
  • Generic Vicks Liquid Medication, for hot steam vaporizers (Helps sick cats breath better)
  • 3oz Fancy Feast canned kitten food (We mix meds in and it encourages them to eat)
  • 5 to 7 inch Nylabones for dogs (They don’t choke on these, we prefer to NOT have rawhides)
  • Pee Pads (For puppies)
  • Pine Bedding (For rabbits)
  • Martingale dog collars (Special ones so they don’t slip out)
  • Cat toys that can be washed
  • Aquarium gravel for urine testing
  • Bird food for our feeders (Keeps the cats entertained and stimulated)

Disease Control:

  • Hard plastic spatulas (for scraping liter pans before washing)
  • Gallon of Vinegar (excellent for cat urine!)
  • Large bottles of Windex Multi Surface Anti-bacterial window cleaner (we let cats out all the time,and they go right for the window….)
  • Fabuloso Flooring cleaner (Again, keeps shelter smelling good!)
  • OdoBan 1 gal. Eucalyptus Odor Eliminator and Disinfectant Multi-Purpose Cleaner Concentrate. (Found at Home Depot, keeps shelter smelling clean!)
  • Wash cloths
  • Light weight bath towels
  • Light weight blankets
  • Paper towels
  • Arm and Hammer baking soda
  • 19 oz. Lysol Disinfectant Spray