Donate Wish List Items

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Interested in supporting a specific program, location, or department from the comfort of your home? Conveniently select items from the following wish lists and they will be shipped directly to San Diego Humane Society!

General Supplies Needed
PLEASE NOTE: We are unable to accept any medications for animals or people.


  • Baby Food (specifically beef, chicken or turkey (no veggies please)
  • Canned Chicken
  • Cheeze Whiz
  • Dog/cat treats (in original packaging; open bags are ok)
  • Dog/puppy, cat/kitten food (in original packaging; open bags are ok)
  • Esbilac Puppy Milk Replacer (powdered)
  • Hot Dogs (treats and for giving medications)
  • Meat-flavored baby food
  • Rat blocks
  • Timothy hay

Toys/Enrichment Items:

  • Cat/kitten toys
  • Cat scratchers
  • Chew toys
  • Dog/puppy toys
  • Food dispensing toys

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

Miscellaneous Supplies:

  • 60 to 100 watt incandescent bulbs for Project Wildlife animals.
  • Art supplies
  • Batteries
  • Blankets/Towels
  • Bleach (unopened)
  • Carefresh small pet litter
  • Cat Litter
  • Cat trees
  • Cellophane gift bags and wrap
  • Compressed air cans
  • Dawn dish soap
  • Digital animal thermometers
  • Disposable feeding trays
  • Dog shirts and sweaters
  • Disinfecting wipes
  • Grooming supplies
  • Heating pads
  • Housetraining pads
  • Laundry soap (liquid, unopened)
  • Leashes, harnesses and collars
  • Lint rollers
  • Paper towels
  • Pet beds (plush and Kuranda)
  • Pet bowls (ceramic or stainless steel)
  • Plastic children’s pools
  • Poop bags
  • Shower pan liners
  • Storage containers
  • Snuggle Heating Discs
  • Swiffer Dusters
  • Trash bags
  • Wet/Dry Vacuum (small canister, heavy-duty style)
  • White boards
  • Ziplock bags
  • Zip ties


Gift Cards/Certificates:

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


Office Supplies:
We can always use 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
  • Ink cartridge
  • Laminating sheets
  • Note pads
  • Paper clips
  • Phone message tablet
  • Post-it Notes
  • Postage stamps
  • Rewriteable CDs
  • Scissors
  • Sharpie pens
  • Stapler
  • White out tape
  • Writing pens

For questions about our Wish Lists, please email contact [email protected] or call (619) 243-3434.

In-Kind Donations
All of our locations can issue receipts for your donation.
Due to limited resources we are unable to pick up items.

San Diego Campus
Daily from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at our Incoming Animals desk.
This is the outdoor service desk just beyond the center courtyard with the fountain.

Oceanside Campus
Both locations are open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Items can be received in the lobby.

Escondido Campus
Daily from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Items can be received in the animal control services lobby.

To Mail Donations
San Diego Humane Society
Attn: Development Department
5500 Gaines Street
San Diego, CA 92110