Items from the list below can be dropped off directly at the shelter during regular operating hours

Most items below can be purchased through our Online Wishlist.

For Cats & Kittens

  • Comfort Zone Feliway refills
  • Feline Greenies Pill Pockets 
  • GoCat toys
  • Bolster pet bed
  • Pet caves & hidey beds
  • Nylon adjustable breakaway collars
  • Plastic litter pans (new only)
  • PetSafe Egg-Cersizer
  • Precious Cat Cat Attract Problem Cat training litter
  • Precious Cat Ultra Litter Attractant
  • Unscented clumping and non-clumping Cat Litter 
  • Yesterday’s News unscented non-clumping litter
  • Friskies pate wet cat food (all flavors)
  • Wet cat food
  • Dry cat food
  • Lickable cat treats
  • Breeders Edge Foster Care Feline Powdered Milk Replacer
  • Purina Fortiflora Feline Nutrition Supplement
  • Royal Canine or Baby Cat canned or dry food
  • Snuggle Safe Pet Bed Microwave Heating Pad

For Dogs

  • Canned dog food
  • Dry dog food
  • Purina Wet dog food
  • Greenies Pill Pockets 
  • Kong Wobbler
  • Vienna sausages
  • EZ Cheez
  • Natural Balance dog food roll
  • Soft dog treats
  • Freeze-dried dog treats
  • Peanut butter (xylitol-free)
  • Easy Walk Harness (medium/large & large)
  • Martingale Collar, 3/8” petite & 3/4” medium
  • Purina Fortiflora supplement
  • Bully sticks
  • Licki Mats

For Animal Control

  • Plastic tarps
  • Zip-ties
  • First-aid kits, bandages, bandaids (unopened)
  • Shoe boxes
  • Dog leashes
  • Dog buckle collars

For Small Companion Animals

  • Kaytee Grassy Roll-a-Nest Hideout
  • Kaytee Nut Knot Nibbler
  • Shreddable bird toys
  • Rope bird toys
  • Snak Shak house
  • Oxbow Timothy Carrot 
  • Oxbow Timothy Club Timothy Mat
  • Oxbow Timothy Hay 
  • Oxbow Orchard Grass
  • Baked apple and banana treats
  • Willow branch ball
  • Rabbit chew toys
  • Carefresh pet bedding
  • Plastic reptile carrier, all sizes


  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Disinfectant Wipes 
  • Laptops & iPads (1 - 3 years old; new or used)
  • Large and medium animal crates & carriers (clean; gently used)
  • Towels (clean; gently used)
  • Gift cards (Target, HomeDepot, Staples, Chewy, Amazon)
  • Plastic pill bottles (washed and personal information removed)

 We are unable to accept the following items:

Pillows   |   Sheets  |   Comforters or Knit Blankets   |   Plastic Dishes   |   Used Cat Scratchers, Towers, Trees, & Litterboxes   |   Used or XL Dog Beds   |   Prescription Medications  |   Pet Ramps & Stairs  |   Used Metal/Plastic Crates, Carriers, and Cages (Exc. Gently Used Toploader Crates   |   Sleeping Bags   |   Non-Pet Related Items

We encourage you to use online services, like Arlington Freecycle and neighborhood listservs to find a good home for your used pet items.