Our lifesaving work requires a variety of items to treat injured and orphaned wildlife. The following is our “Wish List” of supplies needed to keep our wildlife hospital operating 7 days a week, 365 days a year. 

Many of the specific items listed below can be found and purchased through our Amazon Wishlist.

Medical/Animal Care 

  • Plastic boxes with covers  (shoebox size and larger – we require covers with locking mechanisms)
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Eye wash – saline
  • Plastic 6×9 clipboards
  • Non shut-off heating pads -(we need models that don’t have an automatic shut-off – Sunbeam is one brand)
  • Bottles of alcohol/ hydrogen peroxide
  • Surgical towels
  • Concrete bird baths/small pools
  • Pool skimmer
  • 45 gallon airtight bins
  • Misting units
  • Digital gram scale
  • Hanging Bird feeders
  • 48oz glass water bottles
  • Advent brand bottle warmer
  • Non-toxic bug spray
  • Dri-Dek rubber mats
  • Sterile gauze (2×2 or 4×4)
  • 6” long cotton-tipped applicators
  • Rubber-maid Tupperware square (2c. or 3c)
  • Dawn dish detergent
  • Bungee Cords
  • 2″ screws for nest boxes
  • Quick Stop (styptic powder)
  • Batteries — AA, D
  • Masking tape – 1″, 2″, or 3
  • Baby blankets/receiving blankets
  • Fleece throw blankets
  • Small animal plastic igloos
  • Digital kitchen timers
  • digital indoor/outdoor thermometer/hygrometers

Maintenance Supplies

  • Shovels, hoes, rakes
  • Sheers, clippers, gardening tools
  • Heavy duty hoses/nozzles
  • Sprinklers
  • Large plastic storage bins
  • Wire cutters
  • Extension cords
  • Floodlight bulbs
  • 3000 psi pressure washer
  • Tractor/Bobcat
  • Tree trimmer/cherry-picker for rescues
  • Building supplies
  • Dremel Rotary Tool
  • Home Depot or Lowe’s gift cards
  • Flashlights
  • CB home base radio
  • Utility trailer
  • Caution tape
  • Remote, wildlife tracking cameras
  • Rain gear
  • 16′ A frame ladder
  • Safety vest
  • Traffic cones

Miscellaneous Items

  • Pet Carriers (plastic kennel type, especially for medium/larger breeds, specifically those with a grated top and clamshell opening)
  • Standard replacement heat lamp bulbs
  • Large cleaning brushes (for cage cleaning)
  • Batteries (various)
  • Rechargeable batteries and charger
  • Moist/dry heating pad & heat lamps
  • Light bulbs and CFL’s
  • Large and small nail clippers (human)
  • Small cat nail clippers
  • Towels
  • Flat sheets, blankets, pillow cases
  • Spray bottles (new)
  • Ziploc bags
  • Clothespins (wooden or plastic)
  • Trash bags (33 gal) and Husky contractor bags
  • Newspaper
  • Durable bowls/dishes (stainless steel, dog/cat dishes, airline trays)
  • Kitty litter trays
  • Measuring cups
  • Kiddie pools
  • First-aid care (Band-Aids, etc.)
  • Unopened distilled vinegar
  • Bleach
  • Natural wood bird perches
  • Fans
  • Lightweight dinghy
  • Kayak
  • Rubber boots

Office Supplies

  • 8 x 10 printer paper
  • Pens
  • LCD Projector
  • Black sharpies