Needed Items

Needed Items

spcaLA welcomes donations of new and gently used items! Receive 15% off select donations purchased at the spcaLA Marketplace in Long Beach (with coupon), or shop & ship directly from our Amazon Wish List. Consider hosting a needed items drive at your office, school, or place of worship! Download our needs list.

Urgent Needs

  • Cat toys
  • Dry & canned dog food
  • Blankets & towels (please no pillows/comforters)
  • Clay, non-clumping cat litter
  • Durable toys for dogs
  • Gift certificates (Staples, Amazon, etc.)
  • Kuranda beds

Most pet supplies are available at the spcaLA Marketplace.
Click the category to view needed items.


Prefer to shop online? Many of our needed items can be purchased and shipped from our Amazon Wish List.

Prefer to donate funds with which to purchase items?


Cat & kitten supplies
  • Baskets
  • Cardboard cat scratchers
  • Cat & kitten food, both dry and canned
  • Cat & Kitten prescription food: Hill’s® Prescription Diet® a/d® Canine/Feline
  • Cat scratching posts (new)
  • Cat trees with cubby holes for the cats to hide
  • Clay (non-clumping) kitty litter
  • Durable, washable cat/kitten toys
  • Handheld Vacuum Cleaner
  • Hanging bird toys for cat/kitten kennels
  • Kitty Hammock
  • KMR® (Kitten Milk Replacer)
  • Kuranda beds
  • Newspaper
  • Pooper scoopers
  • Stainless steel bowls
  • Toys for cats
  • Washable beds
Dog & puppy supplies
Rabbit & bunny supplies
  • Alfalfa hay
  • Carefresh
  • Corner litter boxes
  • Fresh vegetables and fruits
  • Rabbit or small animal chew sticks
  • Rabbit or small animal water bottles
  • Rabbit pellets
  • Timothy hay
  • Toys designed for rabbits
Foster care supplies - cats/kittens
  • Kitten Food (Royal Canin® preferred – canned & dry)
  • Adult cat food (canned & dry)
  • Beds
  • Bottles
  • Bowls (small, for kittens)
  • Carriers
  • Cat brushes
  • Cat clippers
  • Floor cages
  • Hard kitten food
  • Heating pads
  • KMR® Kitten Milk Replacer
  • Litter boxes (Small & Large)
  • Litter—non clumping
  • Wellness Kitten Canned Food
  • Scales (Food Scales for Kittens)
  • Scratching post
  • Small Cardboard Cat Scratchers
  • Small scoops
  • Small toys
  • Stuffed animals with beating heartbeat (Snuggle Puppy/Kitty) (similar)
Foster care supplies - dogs/puppies
    • Baby bottles/slow flowing nipple
    • Beds
    • Bowls
    • Canned puppy food (Costco Kirkland is good)
    • Canned dog food
    • Carriers
    • Dog brushes
    • Dog nail clippers
    • Dry dog/puppy food
    • Esbilac milk replacer for puppies
    • Heating pads
    • Scales
    • Stuffed animal with beating heartbeat
    • Toys/Kongs®, rope toys
    • X-pens
Cameras, furniture, & other equipment
      • Canopies—like the EZ-UP®
      • Digital camera/ HD video camera (purchased in the last 2 years)
      • GoPro
      • Generator—like the Briggs & Stratton ProSeries 10,000 watt portable generator 30338
      • Heater—like the Patton Quartz Tower Heater, model #386015
      • Horse trailer
      • Industrial steam cleaner
      • Industrial, commercial washing machine (gas powered, front loader with base and hardware)
      • iPads
      • Modular furniture
      • Office Chairs, in good condition with a back & arm rests
      • Outdoor stand up lights
      • Portable agility equipment
      • Portable air conditioner or stand-alone fans
      • PowerPoint projector
      • Digital Visual Presenter with Remote – like Elmo 1304 Model TT-02Rx
      • Pressure washer—like the John Deere 3300 PSI/3.2 GPM gas pressure washer
Friends for Life Camp™
      • 4″x4″ white tiles
      • Brown paper lunch bags
      • Butcher or easel paper
      • Card stock (variety of colors)
      • Chalkboard paint
      • Construction paper (variety of colors)
      • Dixie cups (3 oz.)
      • Durable plastic bins
      • Halloween costumes for children
      • ID badge holders
      • Jumbo colored popsicle sticks
      • Lanyards, white or light blue
      • Large Rubbermaid storage bins
      • Mini buckets
      • New bean bag chairs
      • Paper plates
      • Plastic forks and knives
      • Poly-fill stuffing
      • Poster board (variety of colors)
      • Soft-sided travel crates
      • Tennis balls
      • Three-prong folders
      • Tissue paper (variety of colors)
Land & retail space
      • 10,000+ square feet of warehouse space for storage (LA County preferred)
      • Retail Space for new Pet Adoption Center & Supply Store
      • Space in east or mid San Fernando Valley area for dog training classes
Office supplies
      • 2-Pocket folders with fasteners
      • Automatic pencil sharpener
      • Batteries (AA, AAA, C & 9V)
      • Dust-off can duster
      • Economy size bubble wrap
      • Energy efficient light bulbs, various sizes
      • Magnetic dry erase board, 5′ x 3′
      • Note pads/note books
      • Staplers
      • Staples
      • Staples gift cards
      • Tape (clear/scotch)
      • White out
      • Xerox® Business 4200 copier/laser/printer paper—8.5″ x 11″
Shelter supplies
      • 10″ Cones
      • 10′ Background Support Stand (for photos)
      • 4″ x 6″ magnetic picture frames (in batches of 12)
      • Baby Gate (with swinging door)
      • Boom box (to play CDs)
      • Canned pumpkin
      • Durable storage bins
      • French fry cardboard trays
      • Gently used blankets, sheets & towels (no pillows, furniture cushions, mattresses)
      • Ice cube trays
      • Incense
      • Laundry detergent (liquid or powder)
      • Lidded storage crates
      • Manual can openers
      • Radio
      • Spring Clamps (for photos)
      • Standing propane patio heater
      • Wet/dry vacuum
      • White Paper Seamless Background (for photos)
      • Wind chimes
Items we cannot accept
      • Comforters
      • Mattresses
      • Open bags/containers of food
      • Pillows
      • Prescription medications

Donations can be dropped off at any of our locations during business hours.

Donations are the means by which we are able to continue our programs and services. We appreciate donated items in good working condition. If you would like to donate any of these items, or the funds with which to purchase them, please call the spcaLA Fund Development Department at (323) 730-5300, ext 3233 or email with “Fund Development” in the subject line. Your donations are greatly appreciated!

spcaLA Long Beach Marketplace
Maximize your donation and purchase item(s) from spcaLA! The Long Beach Marketplace offers several savings while you help our pets:

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