Immediate Needs:

  • Feliway calming spray for cats
  • Miracle nipples (original size)
  • KMR powder (milk replacer for orphaned kittens)
  • Science and Prescription Diet wet and dry food for dogs and cats (K/D)
  • Gallon size Ziploc bags
  • Paper towels
  • Liquid bleach
  • Dish soap
  • Timothy hay for rabbits
  • Rabbit pellets
  • Cheese (for training)

On-going Needs:

  • Feliway calming spray for cats
  • FLEECE: throw size, baby blankets, sheets that we can cut up into the appropriate size
  • Hot dogs
  • Marrow bones, turkey necks
  • Soft dog treats
  • Flat sheets
  • Dog toys
  • Canned (wet) Friskies Cat Food - (not pate)
  • Canned chicken or tuna
  • Dry Dog food
  • 13-gallon trash bags
  • 33-gallon trash bags
  • Bagged Soft Wood Pellets (for litter)
  • Clay litter
  • HE Laundry Detergent
  • Toilet paper
  • Liquid Dishwasher detergent

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Frequently Asked Questions:

  1. Where do I leave a donated item? There is a red cart on our front porch (236 Boardman St., Middlebury) during business hours. We check it throughout the day. Update on 7/7/21: We are only able to take in-kind donations of wet and dry cat and dog food at this time.  We do not have the capacity for *other items at this time! 
  2. Do you take opened bags of food? YES! Often times these donations are used for our pet food pantry.
  3. Do you take expired food? No, thank you.
  4. Do you only accept certain brands of pet food? No, we are not picky. The recipients of food through our pet food pantry are grateful for anything we make available.
  5. Do I need to call before I bring my donations in? No, come anytime!


*At times we can use the following: towels, washcloths, sheets, pet toys, metal dishes, small (non-electric) blankets.  (As of 7/7/21 we are not currently in need of these items.  Check back for updates!  Thank you for understanding).

PLEASE NO quilts, comforters, plastic dishes, pillows, clothing, electric blankets or household items.

Contact Details

236 Boardman Street
Middlebury, VT 05753

Adoption Center Hours

Tuesday - Saturday
Open by Appointment Only