Wildlife Hospital Wish Lists

Our wildlife hospital needs medical supplies and other items to help us care for the more than 5,500 animals brought to us every year. Some of the items needed are listed below. Please contact the wildlife hospital director if you have items you'd like to donate or would like additional information.

Common household items

  • Towels—any size, string-free especially wash cloths
  • Pillowcases
  • Toilet paper
  • Zip-close plastic bags—sandwich, quart or gallon size
  • Feeding crocks and creme brulee dishes
  • Leather gardening gloves and welding gloves—all sizes
  • Heating pads no auto turn-off
  • Kitchen timers small, battery powered
  • Clorox bleach—unscented
  • Simple Green
  • Masking tape 2"
  • Painters (blue) masking tape1" or 2"
  • Cellophane ("scotch") tape
  • Bungee cords
  • Cable ties—all sizes
  • Permanent markers ("Sharpies")—especially ultra-fine point
  • Copier/printer paper
  • Wire cutters
  • Needle-nose pliers


  • Baby food in jars—chicken, turkey, beef or veal
  • Nuts—raw, unsalted, any kind. Pine nuts are great. No peanuts
  • Ensure or Ensure Plus, or similar product—plain or vanilla flavor
  • Puppy kibble—especially Science Diet Puppy Development Original
  • Distilled water
  • Science Diet A/D canned, or similar product
  • Small amounts of fresh produce

Common medical supplies

  • Cotton rolls or cotton balls
  • Vetwrap or Coban—1", 2" or 3"
  • Wound dressings such as Tegaderm, Adaptic and Telfa pads
  • Fluids—lactated Ringers solution, saline, dextrose
  • Gauze sponges—2x2, 3x3 and 4x4
  • Cotton-tipped applicators
  • Flea-control products—Sevin, Ovitrol or Revolution