San Diego Humane Society and SPCA

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Wish List

Donating wish list items is a great way to support the animals and make a tax deductible gift. To donate in person, please bring wish list items to Admissions at our Central Campus or the main lobby of North Campus (we are sorry, but due to limited resources we are unable to pick up items). When mailing donations, please send Attn: Development Department.

To donate to a specific department or for other questions, please email us or call (619) 243-3401.


  • Canned Chicken
  • Cheeze Whiz
  • Dog/cat treats
  • Dog/puppy, cat/kitten food
  • Esbilac Puppy Milk Replacer (powdered)
  • KMR Kitten Milk Replacer (powdered)
  • Meat-flavored baby food
  • Rat blocks
  • Timothy hay

Toys/Enrichment Items:

  • Cat/kitten toys
  • Cat scratchers (new)
  • Chew toys
  • Dog/puppy toys
  • Food dispensing toys *

Other Animal Supplies:

  • Cat trees (new)
  • Blankets/Towels
  • Carefresh small pet litter
  • Cat Litter
  • Digital animal thermometers
  • Disposable feeding trays
  • Dog houses *
  • Dog shirts and sweaters
  • Grooming supplies *
  • Groomers Best brand Pet Tub *
  • Heating pads
  • Housetraining pads
  • Leashes, harnesses and collars (new) *
  • Overhead trolley/pulley system for dogs *
  • Pet beds (plush and Kuranda)
  • Pet bowls
  • Plastic children's pools
  • Poop bags
  • Snuggle Heating Discs
  • Shower pan liners
  • Ziplock bags

Please no pillows or used plastic litter boxes. Please call regarding the donation of medical items or medications.

Office Supplies:

Office Supplies*  The San Diego Humane Society can always use a variety of standard office supplies beyond what is listed here

  • Avery labels
  • Binder clips
  • Binder rings
  • Calculators (handheld)
  • Card stock
  • Double-sided mounting squares
  • Dry Erase Markers:
  • Electric stapler
  • Envelopes
  • Highlighters
  • Hanging files
  • Ink cartridge
  • Laminating sheets
  • New file folders
  • Note pads
  • Paper clips
  • Phone message tablet
  • Post-it Notes
  • Postage stamps
  • Rewriteable CDs
  • Scissors
  • Sharpie pens
  • Stapler
  • White out tape
  • Writing pens

Miscellaneous Supplies:

  • Art supplies (new)
  • Batteries *
  • Bleach (unopened)
  • Cellophane gift bags and wrap
  • Compressed air cans
  • Dawn dish soap
  • Disinfecting wipes
  • Florgal tape (green)
  • Gift tissue paper
  • Human Defibrillator *
  • Laundry soap (liquid, unopened)
  • Lint rollers
  • Paper towels
  • Swiffer Dusters
  • Storage containers
  • Trash bags
  • Wet/Dry Vacuum (small canister, heavy-duty style)
  • White boards
  • Zip ties

Gift Cards/Certificates:

  • Grocery stores
  • IKEA furniture *
  • Local gas stations
  • Local restaurants, movie theaters and book stores
  • Michaels
  • Office supply stores
  • PETCO and Petsmart
  • Target

* For further information on donating these types of items, please email us or call (619) 243-3401.

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