Tree of Life

Tree of Life

Location: All ARL Locations

Contact: Lauren Arnold (


The Animal Rescue League's annual Tree of Life display runs December 1-31 each year. Visit any ARL location to place your donation under the tree and enjoy 10% off your Animal House retail store purchase at ARL Main or ARL South.

NEW THIS YEAR: We are happy to announce new locations for the ARL Tree of Life display! Please see the list below and thank you to the generous businesses who are willing to help collect goods for the animals in our care!


  • Quality kitten food (wet & dry)
  • cat litter (clay)
  • toys for all species
  • creamy peanut butter
  • food for small animals & birds
  • small animal pine bedding
  • large KONG & Nylabone toys
  • small animal exercise wheels (plastic only)
  • soft treats (dog & cat)
  • canned tuna
  • puppy pads
  • pre-paid gas cards for transport vehicles
  • Milkbones
  • 6”+ “Boomer Balls”

Participating Locations:
All Pets Hospital, 1330 2nd Ave, Des Moines
Altoona Veterinary Hospital, 3070 8th St Southwest, Altoona
Anderson Animal Hospital, 2560 Hubbell Ave, Des Moines
Animal Doctors, 4800 Mills Civic Pkwy Ste #110, West Des Moines
ARL Main, 5452 NE 22nd Street, Des Moines
ARL West, (inside IA Pet Food & Seascapes)1500 22nd Street, West Des Moines
ARL South, (Southridge Mall) 1111 E Army Post Road, Des Moines
ARL Animal Care & Control, 1615 SE 14th Street, Des Moines
Ashworth Road Animal Hospital, 5508 Ashworth Rd, West Des Moines
Grand Avenue Veterinary Hospital, 108 Grand Ave, West Des Moines
Hubbell Animal Hospital, 3415 Hubbell Ave, Des Moines
Ingersoll Animal Hospital, 3009 Ingersoll Ave, Des Moines
Koch Facial Plastic Surgery & Spa, 4855 Mills Civic Parkway, Suite 100, West Des Moines
K-Mart, 10331 University Avenue, Clive
Merle Norman Cosmetics, 2900 University Ave/Clocktower Square, West Des Moines
Starch Pet Hospital, 2222 University Ave, Des Moines
The Barking Lot, 3235 99th Street, Urbandale
University West Pet Clinic, 8145 University Blvd., Clive
Village Veterinary Hospital, 5305 Merle Hay Rd, Johnston
Westside Auto Pros, 1901 Northwest 92nd Court, Clive



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