⚠️  Due to SEVERE OVERCROWDING, we will be holding a FEE-WAIVED pet adoption promotion through Sunday, September 24th.  Promotion applies to all animals except dogs under one (1) year of age.  Click here to view our animals.

Wish List

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!

Animal Services Foundation of Ventura CountyVentura 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.
  • Blankets/Towels – We do not need any additional blankets and towels at this time.  Please check with with other Animal Welfare Organizations in the area to see if they are in need:  Santa Paula Animal Rescue Center, Canine Adoption and Rescue League, Humane Society of Ventura County.
  • Bleach
  • Dish soap (liquid)
  • Dryer sheets
  • Pet food (unopened and not expired)
  • Prescription pet food (unopened and not expired)
  • Pet crates (small sizes only)
  • Sponges
✘  Items we can not accept.
The Herman Bennett Foundation 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
  • Books
  • Cat Trees
  • Chain Leashes & Collars
  • Chicken Coups
  • Furniture
  • Newspaper
  • Pet Costumes/Clothing
  • Pet Cates (medium/large sizes)
  • Pet Food/Treats that are opened or expired
  • Pillows
  • Plastic Grocery Bags
  • Plush Squeaky Toys
  • Stuffed Animals
  • Used Collars and Leashes
  • Used Dog Beds
  • Used Litter Boxes
  • Used Pet Toys
  • Tennis Balls
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