Wish List & In-Kind Donations

All donations made to the Humane Educational Society are tax-deductible. You are welcome to drop off donations at the shelter. If you have items you wish to donate that are not specific to the shelter, please visit our Déjà Nu Thrift Store page to learn how you can give!

Any questions about in-kind donations can be sent to

Items that are purchased via our Amazon Wishlists ship directly to the shelter, hassle-free:

Cat Wishlist
Dog Wishlist
Grooming Supplies
Puppy & Kitten Registry
Outdoor Pet Houses
Kennel & Office Wishlist

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To receive a donation acknowledgement for Amazon donations, please forward your email receipt to

Dog & Cat Beds

Kuranda dog and cat beds: Click here to ORDER ONLINE! These durable, comfortable beds are delivered directly to HES. They are a great investment for donors. Urgently needed!


Towels & blankets, used or new  Urgently needed!
Canned dog & cat food, pâté-style preferred Urgently needed!
Peanut butter
Pill Pockets
Stainless steel bowls
Wire crates, all sizes
Plastic pet carriers, all sizes
Cat litter pans
Grooming items, such as clippers, dryers, shampoo, brushes and combs


Cat toys (Jingly & crinkly toys, laser pointers, catnip, etc.)
Dog toys (KONG, Nylabones, rawhides, rope toys, interactive toys, etc.)
Treats (Peanut butter, yogurt, soft treats)

Foster Program

Puppy & kitten food, canned and dry Urgently needed!
Milk replacer formula for newborns Urgently needed!
Bottles for unweaned puppies & kittens Urgently needed!

Equipment & Miscellaneous

Vans, trucks or cars
Working computers & printers
Flip cameras
Office supplies
Washers & dryers

Donations can be dropped off during our open hours:
Monday 11am-5pm
Tuesday 11am-5pm
Wednesday 11am-5pm
Thursday 11am-6pm
Friday 11am-5pm
Saturday 11am-5pm

The Humane Educational Society
212 N. Highland Park Avenue
Chattanooga, TN 37404

Please call HES at (423) 624-5302 ext. 224 or email if you have any questions about donating.