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Be a Part of the Donation Drive for the East Bay SPCA

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Date: September 22, 2009

Author: Mychelle Blake

September 22, 2009 - The East Bay SPCA has been enormously helpful in assisting us in putting on the conference this year and providing dogs for some of our workshops. In appreciation, we would like to sponsor a donation drive for the shelter.

Below are items that are always in need, and are used directly in the care and comfort of our animals. More urgently needed items are noted in bold. Please note: the East Bay SPCA reports they have plenty of towels and blankets at this time.

Also in addition to the items below, gift cards are also an option!


  • Lamb and Rice Dry Dog Food
  • Wet Dog Food
  • Dog Treats to fill our volunteer and staff treat bags (no rawhides please)
  • Bait bags
  • Dog toys, especially Large Kongs, but also toys for fetch.
  • Wall Plug-ins for Feliway or DAP
  • Clean Nylon or Leather Leashes (new or used)
  • Kuranda Dog Bed
  • Large, portable dog crates/kennels, like Vari-Kennels.
  • Plastic Poop Bags
  • Grizzly Salmon Oil Supplement (supports healthy skin and coat)
  • Dry Dog Food Storage Containers
  • Velvet Bimples, marrow bones, Nylabones or other edible bones/chewtoys


  • Dry Cat and/or Kitten food (prefer Premium Edge or Professional Brand)
  • Wet Kitten food (not shredded or chunky)
  • Heating Pad disk for Kittens, Puppies and for sick animals.
  • Cat toys - no feathers or small parts (hard plastic toys that can be easily disinfected are great)
  • Cat toy wands / interactive
  • Cat Brushes
  • Lint Rollers
  • Carpet Samples
  • Dry Cat Food Storage Containers


  • Pulse Ox
  • Warm water heating blankets
  • Pee pads
  • Heating pads
  • Doppler: used to measure blood pressure
  • Hydraulic lift table
  • Cushions for benches for up front lobby


  • Humane Education Items
  • Advantage or Frontline Flea Treatment
  • Wall Plug-ins for Feliway or DAP
  • Dish Soap (Dawn preferred)
  • Hand lotion
  • Liquid Hand Soap
  • Paper Towels
  • Windex
  • Paper clips, Staples, Scotch tape
  • Pens and Dry Erase Markers
  • Postage stamps
  • Polaroid 690 color film packs
  • Toner cartridges for laser printers (call for model numbers)
  • Color cartridges for ink-jet printers (call for model numbers)
  • Photo paper for ink jet printers or standard white copy paper
  • Newspapers (prefer without ads/inserts)


  • Duct Tape
  • Flashlights
  • Pillow cases
  • Whistles
  • Sharpies
  • Zip Ties
  • First Aid Kits
  • Gloves
  • Small Fire Extinguishers
  • Water Tablets
  • Leashes
  • Walkie Talkies
  • Scissors
  • Light Sticks
  • CPR Face Masks
  • Come Alongs
  • Clipboards

If you'd like to learn more about the Easy Bay SPCA, you can visit their web site at


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