VCAS greatly appreciates your generosity! We are a successful life-saving organization due to your kindheartedness. Below is a list of items we generally need that can be found around the house. For specific items needed, please view our Amazon Wish List. You can have items sent directly to the Camarillo Animal Shelter. If you are a regular Amazon shopper, consider clicking our Amazon Smile link before shopping and a percentage of your purchase amount will be donated to VCAS!
Ventura County Animal Services conducts all fundraising and donor-related activities through its non-profit 501(c)(3) foundation, “Animal Service Foundation of Ventura County” TAX ID: 77-0504872. Please contact our Foundation for information regarding: Wills or Trusts, Retirement Assets, Life Insurance, Charitable Gift Annuity, Car Donation, Memorial and Tribute Gifts or to request a receipt for tax purposes. info@VCASFoundation.org or call (805) 388-4333.
Thank you for supporting Ventura County Animal Services!
✓ Items we can accept and always need.
- Dish soap (liquid)
- Dryer sheets
- Pet food (unopened and not expired)
- Prescription pet food (unopened and not expired)
- Pet crates (small sizes only)
✘ Items we can no longer accept at VCAS.
Please donate these items to the Herman Bennett Foundation THRIFT STORE. Proceeds from the sale of these items helps countless animals in Ventura County!
Save-A-Life Thrift Store
315 Arneill Rd.
Camarillo, CA 93010
Call (888) 876-0605 for larger item pick-ups!
- Bird Cages
- Cat Trees
- Chain Leashes & Collars
- Chicken Coups
- Human Clothing
- Medical Supplies (medication, syringes, IV bags…etc.)
- Pet Costumes/Clothing
- Pet Cates (medium/large sizes)
- Pet Food/Treats that are opened or expired
- Plastic Bowls
- Plastic Grocery Bags
- Plush Squeaky Toys
- Shredded Paper
- Stuffed Animals
- Used Collars and Leashes
- Used Dog Beds
- Used Litter Boxes
- Used Pet Toys
- Tennis Balls