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
NOTE: We cannot accept donations of opened pet food or treats.

  • Canned dog food
  • Dry & canned kitten food
  • Dry cat food
  • Clay, non-clumping cat litter
  • Blankets & towels (please no pillows/comforters)
  • Dog chews for enrichment
  • Gift certificates (Staples, Amazon, etc.)
  • Kuranda beds

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

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
Cat & kitten supplies
  • Baskets
  • Cardboard cat scratchers
  • Cat & kitten food, both dry and canned (unopened)
  • Cat & Kitten prescription food: Hill’s® Prescription Diet® a/d® Canine/Feline (unopened)
  • Cat portals
  • 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) (unopened)
  • Kuranda beds
  • Newspaper
  • Pooper scoopers
  • Stainless steel bowls
  • Toys for cats
  • Washable beds
Dog & puppy supplies
Foster care supplies - cats/kittens
  • Kitten Food (Royal Canin® preferred – canned & dry; unopened)
  • Adult cat food (canned & dry; unopened)
  • Beds
  • Bottles
  • Bowls (small, for kittens)
  • Carriers
  • Cat brushes
  • Cat clippers
  • Floor cages
  • Hard kitten food
  • Heating pads
  • KMR® Kitten Milk Replacer (unopened)
  • Litter boxes (Small & Large)
  • Litter—non clumping
  • Wellness Kitten Canned Food (unopened)
  • 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; unopened)
  • Canned dog food (unopened)
  • Carriers
  • Dog brushes
  • Dog nail clippers
  • Dry dog/puppy food (unopened)
  • Esbilac milk replacer for puppies (unopened)
  • Heating pads
  • Scales
  • Stuffed animal with beating heartbeat
  • Toys/Kongs®, rope toys
  • X-pens
Violence Prevention & Humane Education Programs
  • 4″x6″ plain picture frames
  • Cardstock (variety of colors)
  • Construction paper (variety of colors)
  • Durable plastic bins/storage containers (new or gently used)
  • Easel paper
  • Essential oils
  • Expo markers
  • Fleece fabric
  • New or gently used tennis balls
  • New, plain t-shirts (no logos, large sizes)
  • Play-doh
  • Poly-fill stuffing
  • Poster board (variety of colors)
  • Poster board (variety of colors)
  • Sharpies
  • Single subject notebooks
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″
Rabbit & bunny supplies
  • Alfalfa hay (unopened)
  • Carefresh
  • Corner litter boxes
  • Fresh vegetables and fruits
  • Rabbit or small animal chew sticks (unopened)
  • Rabbit or small animal water bottles
  • Rabbit pellets (unopened)
  • Timothy hay (unopened)
  • Toys designed for rabbits
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 (unopened)
  • 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
Summer Camp Supplies (needed May - Aug)
  • Plastic Water Bottles
  • Empty cereal boxes
  • Shoeboxes/small cardboard boxes
  • Board games (Connect 4/Playing Cards)
  • Colored pencils
  • Construction paper
  • Scrapbook paper
  • Felt
  • Animal magazines
  • Fabric
  • Decorative craft items (stickers, pom pom balls, etc.)
Items we cannot accept
  • Comforters
  • Mattresses
  • Open bags/containers of food or treats
  • Pillows
  • Prescription medications