The Lawrence Humane Society seeks in-kind donations of new and gently used supplies and products to care for our animals. Items can be dropped off daily, from 11:30am to 6:00pm, at our shelter.

Amazon Wish List

Donations of many of most needed items on our wish list can be conveniently purchased from our Amazon Holiday Wish List and shipped directly to LHS! Please remember to include your name and address in the gift note so that we can thank you!

Click here to purchase items from our Amazon Holiday Wish List!

Current Needs

The below list includes key items that we are currently in need of to help the animals in our care. For questions about donating items, please call (785) 856-0163.

Greatest Need Items
  • Block-style cheddar cheese (for dog training)
  • Dog treats (Soft, meaty treats like Pup-Peroni and Beggin’ Strips are shelter dog favorites!)
  • Hot dogs (all-beef; for dog training)
  • Kitten Milk Replacer (KMR) and Puppy Milk Replacer (Esbilac)
  • Kongs (all sizes)
  • Laundry detergent (regular and high efficiency)
  • Linens (blankets, towels, and sheets)
  • Puppy and kitten nursing bottles
  • Stretch and Scratch Scratchers
  • Windex Glass Cleaner
  • Ziploc Storage Gallon Bags
  • Nutri-cal
Other Needed Items
  • Cat toys
  • Canned cat food (Friskies Pate)
  • Canned pumpkin
  • Disinfecting Wipes (Clorox, Lysol, etc.)
  • Dog toys
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Nylon dog collars
  • Paper towels
  • Peanut butter (creamy)
  • Plastic pet carriers and collapsible wire crates
  • Scrubbing brushes
  • Sponges

The Lawrence Humane Society is grateful to Hill’s Pet Nutrition for providing food for the homeless pets in our care. We do accept donations of pet food, which are distributed to community members in need in an effort to help keep pets in their homes.

Contributions to the Lawrence Humane Society are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.

For more information, please contact Nethra Jayaraman at or (785) 856-0163.