PAWS services during COVID-19: Clinic visits for sick pets, vaccinations, and spay/neuter available by appointment (curbside service). Walk-in clinics remain suspended. We continue to rescue animals! Adoptions and foster by appointment only. Donations to the Emergency Fund for PAWS help ensure we can keep doing our lifesaving work despite the current crisis.
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Wish List

Donations Welcome!


By providing things we use daily to care for animals, you can help us stretch our limited funds and save even more lives.

Donations can be dropped off at PAWS’ clinic locations at 2900 Grays Ferry Avenue or 1810 Grant Avenue seven days a week (no need to call ahead). If you are unsure whether we can use your donations or to coordinate a large drop-off, please contact us.

Please ensure that your donations are clean and in good working order. Many of these items can also be purchased through our Amazon Wishlist to be sent directly to our shelters. Thank you for your support!

Our most needed items:

  • Laundry detergent
  • Paper towels
  • Canned dog, cat, and kitten food (pate-style preferred)
  • Trash bags (heavy duty/contractor)
  • Clay cat litter (non-clumping)
  • Kong brand dog toys (new)
  • Soft dog training treats (unopened)
  • Cat toys (all kinds)
  • KMR kitten formula and kitten bottles (Grays Ferry facility only)
  • Towels (Grays Ferry facility only)

We can also accept:

  • Prescription food (dry or canned)
  • Cat carriers (Grays Ferry facility only)
  • Veterinary / medical supplies and medications
  • Dog harnesses, leashes, and collars (especially martingale style)
  • Dishwasher detergent (HE preferred)
  • Cat treats
  • Pet beds (small/machine washable)
  • Sheets and blankets (Grays Ferry facility only)
  • Dog crates and carriers (new or used, all sizes, Grays Ferry facility only)

Please donate the following elsewhere:

PAWS cannot accept these items, but our partner organizations may be able to put them to great use. Please contact ACCT or CNKP for their pet pantries:

  • dry dog and cat food
  • clumping cat litter
  • chunk-style canned cat food

These cannot be accepted:

  • open bags of food and treats
  • pillows
  • clothing

If you would like to donate items not listed here or have questions, please contact us.

Your gifts will help PAWS save lives and we’re grateful for your support!