Donate Supplies

Donate Supplies

Thank you for choosing to purchase and donate items for our shelter programs! Your kindness ensures that the animals in our care receive the best possible support while they wait for their forever homes.

If you’d like to drop off your donations in person, our Pet Help Center is open 7 days a week from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. The center is conveniently located right next to our Adoption Center at 1348 Parker Drive.

For easy drop-off:

  • Pull into our parking lot upon arrival.
  • Head towards the far right side of the building.
  • Look for signage directing you to the donation drop-off area.

We are regularly in need of the following items. Please note specifications for particular items to expedite their use. 

  • Paper towels
  • Liquid laundry detergent/liquid Bleach – any brand
  • Dishwasher detergent
  • Martingale style dog collars
  • Fancy Feast Pate (chicken/beef/turkey) canned cat food
  • Nitrile exam gloves (all sizes)
  • Dog and cat toys – New/Gently used
  • Dog and cat treats – Nudges, Pupperoni and training treats are most beneficial
  • Creamy peanut butter – please read the label as we cannot accept peanut butter with Xylitol
  • Kong/indestructible toys
  • Cat Litter
  • Tall trash bags
  • 55-gallon trash bags
  • Gallon sized Ziplock bags
  • Dry dog/cat kibble – any brand (must be in original packaging)
  • New and gently used pet crates and carriers – We are unable to use items that are rusted or have any broken pieces.
  • Karunda beds
  • Waterproof pet blanket donation
  • Small towels (hand towel, wash cloths)
  • Small blankets (no larger than twin size)
  • Pet Beds
  • Poop Bags

We Are Not Currently in need of: 

  • Large towels and comforters
  • Pet Clothes
  • Sheets
  • Dog leashes, harnesses
  • Pet Bandanas
  • Prescription Pet Food
  • Pet Food Bowl Raisers
  • Pet Ramps
  • Pet Steps
  • Pet Grooming Supplies

Thank you for thinking of us, be we do not accept the following items:

  • Retractable leashes 
  • Raw food 
  • Comforters, or woven blankets 
  • Pillows 
  • Cushions 
  • Fitted Sheets 
  • Mattresses 
  • Rugs 
  • Carpet squares 
  • Dirty litter boxes, litter Scoops 
  • Ferret, Hamster, or other exotic pet housing, food, bedding, etc. 
  • Controlled substance medications 

In addition to in-kind donations, we also greatly appreciate any monetary contributions you can provide. The Humane Society of Charlotte is not affiliated with a national organization, nor do we receive any funding from the city or county governments. We rely on generous donations from our supporters. Your gift supports the animals in our community and saves lives.  

Click Here to Make A Gift Today