Humane Fort Wayne operates entirely on the generosity of animal lovers in our community. Humane Fort Wayne is a no-kill shelter! Humane Fort Wayne is 100% donor-funded.
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Our Wish List

From basic office supplies to direct resources for our animals, Humane Fort Wayne is consistently in need of supplies to provide the best care for our cats and dogs. We’ve compiled a wish list of our most needed items below and accept any donation drop-offs during regular business hours. 


  • Kitty litter
  • Cat & kitten food (wet or dry)
  • Dog & puppy food (wet or dry)
  • Hill’s Science Diet cat and dog food
  • Box lids from copy paper cases (for disposable litter boxes)
  • Canned tuna, sardines or mackerel
  • Feliway
  • Adaptil refills
  • Paper towel tubes
  • Paper egg cartons
  • Martingale collars (medium and large sizes)
  • Dog training treats
  • Disposable cat scratchers
  • Heavyweight paper bowls
  • Peanut butter
  • Dog Treats (meaty or milk bones)
  • Lint rollers
  • Kuranda dog beds
  • Copy paper
  • Dish detergent
  • Detergent (dye & fragrance free)
  • Medium-sized gloves (non-latex & latex)
  • Baby wipes
  • 39 gal. or larger trash bags
  • Tall kitchen trash bags
  • Paper towels
  • Hand soap
  • Gift cards to Petco, PetSmart, Pet Supplies Plus, Green DogGoods, Lowes, Kroger, and Walmart


  • Kitten formula
  • Kitten wet food
  • Shallow food dishes
  • Chicken flavored baby food
  • Snuggle kitty
  • Fleece blankets
  • Litter
  • Fragrance free baby wipes
  • Digital kitchen scale
  • Nail trimmer
  • Toothbrushes
  • Flea comb


  • Snuggle puppy
  • Fleece blankets
  • Puppy pads
  • Fragrance free baby wipes
  • Digital kitchen scale
  • Nail trimmer
  • Flea comb
  • Shallow food dishes

We do not take comforters or pillows. (Some of our dogs like to chew the stuffing out of them.)

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Hours & Locations

4914 S. Hanna Street
Fort Wayne, Indiana 46806
Phone: 260 744-0454

Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday–Friday: 11AM–6PM
Saturday–Sunday: 11AM–4PM

1333 Maycrest Drive
Fort Wayne, Indiana 46805
Phone: 260 420-7729

Monday–Friday: 8AM-5PM
Saturday–Sunday: CLOSED
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