Fetch List

The Dubuque Regional Humane Society (DRHS) feeds all of our shelter pets Science Diet courtesy of Hill’s Food Shelter & LoveTM program and Theisen’s, so we do not need donations of dry food. However, food is only one of the many supplies we need to care for the 4,000+ animals that come through our door every year! If you would like to make a gift to the DRHS, please consider one or more) of following:

Click here for a printable fetch list.

If you would like to make a gift to the DRHS, please consider one (or more) of the following:

MONETARY DONATIONS (Tax Deductible) - Last year $0.87 of every dollar donated went directly to animal care and community outreach programming. Give Now by making your gift online using our secure site.

GIFT CARDS - Gift cards to stores where we can purchase supplies are always appreciated! (i.e., Sam's Club, Staples, PETCO, Petsmart, Target, Theisen's, Wal-mart, White Front Feed & Seed, etc.)


• Kitty Litter (non-clumping clay)
• KMR Kitten replacement formula
• Canned kitten pate food
• Small Cat Toys
• Stretch & Scratch - purchase at www.stretchandscratch.com
• Kongs (medium & large)
• Peanut Butter
• Soft/Small Treats for Training
• Large Rawhides
• Nail Clippers
• Dog/Puppy Portable Enclosure
• Baby Gates
• Food dispensing toys
• Towels & Blankets

• Pine Bedding
• Hay Feeders
• Fish Tank Filters

Tank Toppers
Water Bottle Clips

• Bleach
• Hand Sanitizer
• *Dawn Dish Soap (*this brand works best for our needs)
• Foaming Hand Soap
• Brooms, Mops/Mop Heads
• Window Cleaner
• Trash Bags 13 & 30 gallon

• Plastic Gloves (medium)
• Distilled Water
• Batteries (AA, AAA, D)
• New White Bath Towels
• Brawny Paper Towels
• Dog Pill Pockets
• #10 or #15 Oster Blade
• Lysol Wipes
• Monetary Donations for upper respiratory treatment for cats
• Monetary Donation of $80 to purchase a veterinary refractometer

• Post-it Notes
• White Copy Paper
• Scotch Tape

• Cans of Pure Pumpkin & Oats (for dog treats)
• Crayons
• Markers
• Face Paint
• Poster Paper (any color)
• Small Storage Bins

• Unopened bags of dog or cat food
• Kitty Litter

Want to help our kittens and puppies put their best paw forward, click here to make a monetary gift, or drop off your shower "gift" in our lobby (4242 Chavenelle Road). Our hours of operation are Tuesday - Friday from 11 AM to 7 PM, Saturday and Sunday from 11 AM to 5 PM. We are closed on Mondays. Thank you in advance for your support!