Fetch! List

Fetch! ListIn an effort to reduce costs and improve operations, the Animal Rescue League of Iowa seeks in-kind donations of new or gently used supplies and products. Below are our most-needed items for June 2024.

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When you donate items from our Amazon and Chewy lists, they will be shipped directly to us!

Cat/Kitten Care

If a particular item isn't listed, please scroll to bottom of page to see if we currently have enough. 

Dog/Puppy Care

If a particular item isn't listed, please scroll to bottom of page to see if we currently have enough.

Small Animal Care

If a particular item isn't listed, please scroll to bottom of page to see if we currently have enough.

Rescue Ranch Care

If a particular item isn't listed, please scroll to bottom of page to see if we currently have enough.

Shelter Supplies

If a particular item isn't listed, please scroll to bottom of page to see if we currently have enough

Outreach Programs

Items are listed in order of priority. If a particular item isn't listed, please scroll to bottom of page to see if we currently have enough.

  • Gallon food storage bags 
  • Collars (new or used; no prong collars or choke chains, please)
  • Leashes (nylon, leather, or canvas)
  • Combs
  • Dog houses
  • Breakaway cat collars

We currently have enough:

Cat/Kitten Care

Dog/Puppy Care

Small Animal Care

  • Hand towels
  • Small animal cages
  • Cuttlebone for birds
  • Small mirrors for birds
  • Basking platforms for reptiles
  • Plastic plants and turtle docks for aquariums
  • Rocks (small and large) for aquariums

Rescue Ranch Care

  • Lead ropes (no bull snap ropes, please)
  • Alfalfa cubes
  • Low-profile feed troughs
  • Box fans

Shelter Supplies

  • Fleece - for making blankets and toys
  • Highlighters
  • Legal pads
  • Newspapers
  • Dishwasher tablets
  • Glass cleaner
  • Laundry detergent — high efficiency
  • Paper plates
  • Paper towels
  • Plastic grocery bags — used as poop bags
  • Rubber spatulas (to get all the peanut butter out of jars)
  • Shoe boxes
  • Shovels
  • Styrofoam coffee cups
  • Subcutaneous fluids
  • Tools — power tools, garden tools