​Animal Welfare Society of Howard County

Founded 1944

We greatly appreciate all donations! For your convenience, we have a black trunk for donation drop-offs outside of our gate. Thank you!

  • Dog food: Canned and dry (Pedigree)
  • Cat food: Canned and dry (Purina, Friskies, etc.)
  • Small animal food and bedding: For hamsters, gerbils, rabbits, guinea pigs, ferrets...
  • Leashes: *NO Flexi-Leads please!
  • Cat Litter and litter boxes
  • Towels, blankets (Used for animal bedding and cleaning. All sizes needed!)
  • Bathroom rugs: Big or little!
  • Plant based cleaners
  • Paper Towels
  • Laundry Detergent- HE and plant based 
  • Simple Green
  • Drawstring trash bags
  • Contractor/heavy duty trash bags
  • Printer paper and envelopes
  • Notepads, tape, pens, etc.
  • Empty printer cartridges for recycling
  • Ziploc bags of any and all sizes!
  • Batteries (AA, AAA, C, D, etc.)
  • Gift cards to PetSmart, Petco, Dogs and Company, Target, Walmart, Lowe's, Ace    Hardware, Home Depot or any grocery or pet store.

Donate $5 a month, a little bit goes a long way!


All donations are tax deductible based on our 501c3 tax status with the IRS since 1951. Thank you.


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