Donate to the Animal Shelter
The staff at HCPH Veterinary Public Health, and the animals that we care for, really appreciate any donations and contributions. Below is a list of items we always need to make the cats and dogs at our shelter a little more comfortable. 
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If you would like to donate items from this list, please bring it to the shelter during business hours.

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Cat supplies
  • Cat beds (small & washable)
  • Cat food (canned & dry)
  • Cat toys (new only)
  • Cat treats
  • Kitten food (canned or dry) 
Dog supplies
  • Blankets (small fleece blankets are preferred)
  • Dog food (canned) 
  • Dog toys (new only)
  • Dog treats
  • Pet training pads or "pee" pads
  • Puppy food (canned & dry)

Cleaning supplies/adoption program

  • Bath mats (new or used all sizes) URGENT! LOW SUPPLY
  • Bath towels (new or used all sizes)
  • Bleach
  • Electric heating pads
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Laundry detergent (especially high efficiency) URGENT! LOW SUPPLY
  • Laundry detergent with color-safe bleach (especially high efficiency) URGENT! LOW SUPPLY
  • Newspaper
  • Paper towels
  • Pet grooming supplies
  • Washcloths (new or used all sizes)
  • Wet wipes
Thanks to our Pawsome Donors

Petco Foundation Site Badge-Harvey

Petco Foundation Helps Harris County Animals in the Aftermath of Hurricane Harvey With a 
$100,000 Donation

To help protect and care for the animals impacted by Hurricane Harvey, Harris County Animal Shelter has received a $100,000 donation from Petco Foundation. A longtime supporter of Harris County Animal Shelter, this generous contribution will provide vaccines, basic veterinary care, microchips, food, shelter and transport for displaced companion animals in our county.


Houston Pets Alive
Houston Pets Alive donated 1800 pounds of Pedigree canned dog food.


Lola’s Lucky Day is a valued partner of the Harris County Animal Shelter both through the rescue of many wonderful pets and donation of time, volunteers, and supplies.  We are thrilled to have their support!


K-9 Angels
K-9 Angels takes many pets from the Harris County Shelter into their adoption program. In addition they have donated stacks of towels and cases of canned pet food for our littlest visitors.


Petco River Oaks
River Oaks Petco donates space for our adoption cats every day. Their helpful staff even helps with adoptions. We are grateful for their commitment.


Friends of CountyPets
Thank you to Friends of CountyPets for all their, funding, volunteering, programs, and support.