Fetch! List

Fetch! ListIn an effort to reduce costs and improve operations, the Animal Rescue League of Iowa seeks in-kind donations of new or gently used supplies and products.

How to Shop Online

We have made it easier for you to donate much-needed items through Amazon, while also contributing 0.5% of the purchase price to the ARL.

1) Sign in to your account through
2) Search for Animal Rescue League of Iowa
3) When redirected to the homepage, go to our

Cat/Kitten Care

Items are listed in order of priority. If a particular item isn't listed, please scroll to bottom of page to see if we currently have enough.

  • (no catnip, please)
  • Blankets
  •  (13-pack is best for our kennels)
  • (this is the exact item we need)
  • (this is the exact item we need)
  • (this is the exact item we need)  
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  • (stainless steel, for food or water)
  • Beds (no microfoam, please)

Dog/Puppy Care

Items are listed in order of priority. If a particular item isn't listed, please scroll to bottom of page to see if we currently have enough.

  • Blankets
  • Flat bed sheets (no fitted sheets, please)
  • Hot dogs

Small Animal Care

Items are listed in order of priority. If a particular item isn't listed, please scroll to bottom of page to see if we currently have enough.

  • Wood blocks for small animals
  • Cuttlebone for birds

Rescue Ranch Care

Items are listed in order of priority. If a particular item isn't listed, please scroll to bottom of page to see if we currently have enough.

  • Grass or alfalfa hay bales (small, good quality)
  • Horse bedding (pine shavings; no cedar, please)
  • Mineral and salt blocks
  • Horse feed (Purina Strategy)
  • Muck forks
  • Chicken feed
  • Pot-bellied pig food
  • Muck buckets
  • Horse halters (average to large size and miniature horse size)
  • Lead ropes
  • Stall fans (box fans)

Shelter Supplies

If a particular item isn't listed, please scroll to bottom of page to see if we currently have enough

  • Towels
  • Pre-paid gasoline cards —for animal transport vehicles
  • Gift cards to pet supply stores, Hy-Vee, and Walmart
  • Wild bird food
  • Dish soap
  • Exam gloves
  • Trash bags — 20 gallon or larger
  • Batteries — AAA
  • Pens & Highlighters
  • , size P crochet hooks, & size 13 or 15 knitting needles (for volunteers in our Knittin' for Kittens Club to make cozy beds for the kittens at the ARL)

Outreach Programs

Items are listed in order of priority. If a particular item isn't listed, please scroll to bottom of page to see if we currently have enough.

  • Collars (new or used; no prong collars or choke chains, please)
  • Leashes (nylon, leather, or canvas)
  • Dog houses
  • Breakaway cat collars

We currently have enough:

Cat/Kitten Care

  • fun88体育 carriers — medium size
  • Kuranda Beds

Dog/Puppy Care

  • Beds (no microfoam, please)
  • Benebones — large
  • Boomer Balls — 6" or larger
  • Crates — large, wire style
  • Dog Carriers
  • Nylabones — large
  • Stainless steel food/water bowls
  • Tennis balls

Shelter Supplies

  • Batteries — AA, C, D, 9V
  • Fleece — for making blankets and toys in Humane Education programs
  • Glass cleaner
  • Laundry detergent — high efficiency
  • Newspapers
  • Paper plates
  • Plastic grocery bags — used as poop bags
  • Puppy pads
  • Shoe boxes
  • Shovels
  • Tools — hand tools, power tools, garden tools