The animals appreciate your donations! 

All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent provided by law. 

Click on the “donate” button above to give via credit card or PayPal. 

If you’d rather donate by cash or check, our address is 752 Lovejoy Road NW, Fort Walton Beach, FL  32548.

Checks should be made out to Panhandle Animal Welfare Society. 

Thank you! Woof! Meow!



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Donation Item Needs:

Adoptation Center:

  • Purina One canned &  dry  dog /puppy food

  • Name-brand canned & dry kitten food

  • Name-brand treats and dog biscuits

  • Chicken Broth

  • Canned Tuna Fish

  • Canned Chicken Meat

  • Baby Food (meat)

  • Medium and large animal carriers

  • Grooming supplies, such as professional grade cordless grooming clippers, nail clippers, brushes and shampoo

  • Washable toys

  • Cat Toys

  • Hard Dog Toys

  • plastic kiddie pools (10)

  • Rubbermaid-type storage containers

  • Cat beds for nursing mothers cats

  • Puppy pads

  • Digital recording  cameras

  • Child safety gates

  • Laundry & dish soap

  • Mops

  • Brooms

  • Long Handled Dust Pans

  • Blankets (summer time, too)

  • Towels

  • Hospital Wash Pans

  • Metal Dog Food Bowls

  • Batteries

  • Flashlights

  • First-aid kits

  • Rope

  • Air freshener

  • Large trash cans & bags​

  • Stainless steel medical-grade gurney

  • Cloth gurney

  • Blankets, towels, and wash cloths

  • Newspaper

  • Copy and computer paper (unshreded/single-cut shredded)

  • Paper towel

  • Bleach

  • Toys for cats and rabbits

  • Kwik Stop styptic powder or gel

  • Heating pads and hot water bottles

  • Portable tub

  • Bandanas, all sizes and patterns

  • Peanut butter

  • Hamster cages

  • Cat Litter

  • Litter boxes (small or medium)

  • Flares

  • Hard Hats

  • 5 gallon buckets

  • Tarps

  • Life vests

  • Portable boats (aluminum or inflatable)

  • Cotton Balls

  • Q-Tips

  • Bug Repellent

  • Duct Tape

  • Waterless hand cleaner

  • Disposable hand towelettes

  • Burlap sacks & pillow cases

  • Triminic

  • Comet

  • Sterile & distilled water

  • Hydrogen peroxide

  • Floor and window cleaner

Questions about donating?

The animals appreciate your donations. If you would like to donate any of the items above, please contact us above. All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent provided by law. If this information has reached you outside the Okaloosa County area, please remember your nearest animal shelter.  Cash donation are always welcome and will go toward the purchase of items needed at the shelter.


  • New adoption vehicle


  • New Banners for Adoption Events

  • Frequent-flyer miles for conferences

  • Color copier

  • Colored paper 8 1/2” X 11”

  • Large rolls of colored paper

  • Unused markers

  • Animal-related children’s book

Foster Parent Program:

  • Humidifiers

  • Cat cages with perches

  • Xpens (puppy play pens)

  • Large, wire suitcase-style kennels (collapsible without wire pins)

  • Premier or martingale harnesses

  • Digital thermometers

Mobile Adoptions

  • Grooming supplies

  • Cat and dog toys

  • Bright bandanas in all sizes

  • New adoption vehicle

  • harnesses and leashes

Pet Behavior Program for the shelter animals:

  • New or gently-used Gentle Leaders and /or 6.ft. leather or nylon leashes

  • Behavior books or videos by Ian Dunbar, Jean Donaldson, Patricia McConnell

  • Buster cubes, kongs or treat balls

  • Freeze-dried liver treats

  • Training clickers

Rescues and Investigations:

  • New Vari-kennels for large and small dogs

  • Digital Recording cameras to photograph evidence

  • Laptop computers (2)  and data projector for animal welfare presentations to legislators and prosecutors

Veterinary Medical Center:

  • Towels, blankets and quilts

  • Disposable scrubs

  • Reusable scrubs

  • Autoclave

  • Surgery Table

  • Forceps, Suture removal scissors

  • Surgical scissors, Hemostats

  • Airways (adult, pediatrics)

  • Heating pads and hot water bottles

  • Food and water bowls

  • Cushioned mats for  dogs

  • Newspaper

  • Leashes and harnesses

  • Professional grade cordless grooming clippers

  • Vet wrap

  • Roll cotton

  • cotton balls

  • Brown gauze (4”)

  • Gauze pads (4” x 4”)