Organization Info

Organization Name
Humane Society of Harford County
Nonprofit Organization?
2208 Connolly Road
Zip Code
Organization Description

The Humane Society of Harford County, Inc., is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) charitable organization dedicated to the welfare and well-being of the approximately 4,500 animals that come to us each year.

Wish List

Donations are accepted at the Adoptions Office during regular business hours. You may also wish to donate supplies from our wish list at Items are organized by category on the left side of the page.

For the Dogs

Donate Animal Enrichment supplies from our wish list on!

  • Treats – preferably semi-moist, like Pupperoni
  • Kongs and cans of flavored Kong Stuffing
  • Large chew bones
  • Collars in all sizes (buckle and large & small Martingales)
  • 4 ft. and 6 ft. leashes made of nylon or chain
  • Durable outdoor toys such as Frisbees, tennis balls and soccer balls (no plush toys please!)
  • Hill’s® Science Diet® Advanced Fitness Dry Adult Dog Food (unopened please)
  • Hill’s® Science Diet® Healthy Growth Dry Puppy Food (unopened please)
  • Canned wet food (any brand)
  • Grooming equipment (brushes, cutting shears, Oster clippers & shampoo)
  • Bath towels, wash cloths, flat sheets, blankets
  • Puppy pads
  • Poop pick-up bags
  • Kuranda beds
  • Bottle brushes
  • Creamy peanut butter
  • Pill pockets for dogs
  • Pet corrector compressed air in cans
  • PetSafe Spray Shield animal deterrent spray
  • Sizzlin’ Cool Wading Pools

For the Cats

Help us welcome all the kittens that will arrive in 2015. Donate Kitten Supplies from our wish list at

  • Kitty litter (any brand)
  • Toys (mice, balls with bells & wand toys)
  • Hill’s® Science Diet® Optimal Care Dry Adult Cat Food
  • Hill’s® Science Diet® Healthy Growth Dry Kitten Food
  • Canned wet pate kitten food (any brand)
  • Canned cat wet food (any brand)
  • Breakaway cat/kitten collars with bells
  • Feliway spray or plug-in diffusers & refills
  • Kuranda beds
  • Powdered kitten milk replacer (KMR) available at PetSmart, Wal-Mart or Target
  • Nursing bottles for kittens
  • Cardboard box flats that are used for litter boxes (available at liquor stores)
  • Pill pockets for cats
  • Stretch & Scratch in-cage scratching posts
  • Disposable cardboard cat scratchers
  • SmartyKat treat dispensing toys
  • Bunk Bed & Play Room enrichment toys

For the Small Animals

  • Fresh veggies including:
    • romaine lettuce
    • green & red leaf lettuce
    • basil
    • watercress
    • escarole
    • endive/chicory
    • bok choy
    • spring mix
    • radicchio
  • Mini-refrigerator to store vegetables
  • Care Fresh natural pet bedding (please, no pine or aspen shavings)
  • Oxbow rabbit food
  • Oxbow guinea pig food
  • Timothy and alfalfa hay
  • Empty cardboard toilet paper and paper towel rolls
  • Plastic slinkies (for enrichment)
  • Laundry detergent bottle caps (for enrichment)
  • Heat lamps & day/night bulbs
  • Heat rocks
  • Wild bird seed
  • Vitamin C drops/tablets for guinea pigs

Cleaning Supplies

Donate Cleaning Supplies from our wish list at!

  • Trash bags (kitchen and lawn & leaf bags)
  • Paper towels
  • Germicidal bleach
  • Accel disinfectant
  • Laundry detergent for high-efficiency washing machines
  • Dawn dish detergent
  • Dishwasher detergent pods
  • Toilet paper
  • Tissues
  • Brooms & dust pans
  • Air fresheners (solid adjustable cones and sprays)
  • String mops
  • Bagless vacuum
  • Anti-bacterial pump hand soap
  • Heavy duty spray bottles

Office Supplies

Donate Office Supplies from our wish list at!

  • White copier paper
  • Hot laminating pouches (Staples item #17467 & #52226)
  • 1st-class stamps
  • 3-tab manila folders
  • Red chart folders
  • Manila chart folders
  • Colored 2-pocket folders
  • Glue sticks
  • White-Out
  • Batteries (AA, AAA & 9V)
  • Duct tape
  • Masking tape
  • Mailing labels (Staples item #05164 & #05160)
  • Manila envelopes (Staples item #19276, #14207 & #14209)
  • Brochure holders

Medical Supplies

Donate Veterinary Supplies from our wish list at!

  • Latex & non-latex gloves sized small, medium & large
  • Hand sanitizer in large pump bottles
  • Rubbing alcohol
  • Neosporin
  • Gauze
  • Disposable paper gowns & shoe covers
  • Ear thermometers & covers
  • Scale


Donate Outreach Supplies from our wish list at!

  • Walkie Talkies
  • Wicker baskets, gift basket shred filler & rolls of wired ribbon
  • Cordless power drill with a back-up battery
  • Pet-friendly ice melt
  • Phillips & flat head screw drivers
  • Gift cards to Staples, Walmart, PetSmart, Target, Home Depot, Lowe’s, The Mill, etc.
  • 6′ tables
  • Canopy tents and canopy replacements
  • Wawa gas gift cards
  • Grass seed
  • New combination padlocks
Volunteer Opportunities

The Humane Society of Harford County and the animals we shelter are extremely grateful for the tremendous community support  we receive. Our volunteers are indispensable. They are dedicated people of all ages, from all walks of life, who thoughtfully donate thousands of hours of their own personal time to help the animals and the people of Harford County.

Contact Info

First Name
Last Name
Mailing List