There are many ways to help the shelter through your generous donations:    providing for the shelter in your will; donating cat/dog food and much needed supplies; donating unused gift cards, plastic cans and bottles for recycling; signing up for Ralphs Community Giving Program; hosting a fundraiser to benefit the shelter or donating your unwanted car to the shelter.  

Monetary donations are most appreciated and can be mailed, dropped off in person, or made to the shelter through Paypal:

 PLANNED GIVING PROGRAM:  Your love of animals will live on…………We hope you will consider making a gift to the SGVHS in your will or living trust.  There are many benefits of this type of gift:

  • Flexibility:  You can make changes in your will at any time as you and your family’s  needs change.
  • Versatility:  You can leave a specific amount of money, a percentage of your estate or a gift of property.
  • Future Benefit:  You know your gift will benefit the shelter tomorrow based on your wishes of today.
  • Tax Relief:  Your gift is entitled to an estate tax charitable deduction for its full value.
Please contact your accountant or attorney to assist you with your charitable request.  Contact us at for more information.


CAT AND DOG FOOD:   The shelter is also always in need of the following items:

Cat Food

Purina Cat Chow Dry – 30 Pound Bags                                                    

Purina Friskies Wet Food – Case of 24 cans

Kitten Food

 Purina Kitten Dry Food – 30 Pound Bags

Fancy Feast Wet Food – Case of 24 cans

 Dog Food

Please call the shelter for information on current needs.

Click here for our ‘Amazon Wish List’!

SUPPLIES:  Additionally, we are looking for items to keep our cats and dogs clean and ready to greet their future family.  The ideal products for cleanliness are:

  • 50 Pound Bags of Litter                                         dog cleaning
  • New and Used Towels (In good condition, please)
  • Fleece Blankets or Fabric
  • Tide Laundry Detergent
  • Clorox Bleach
  • Hand Sanitizer – Purell Sanitizers
  • Paper Towels
With all the animals we care for and adopt, the paper work is never ending.  The ideal products to keep our office functioning are:
  • Copy and Printer Paper
  • Rolls of Stamps



We are in need of additional pads for the beds.  Please specify fleece when ordering from Feline Snoozers.  They do not list all the shelters on the site.  Put in San Gabriel Valley Humane Society in the donor address and they will look us up!



RECYCLING:  We are experts at recycling, so we would be delighted if you could drop off the following items:                                                                            recycling

  • Unused Gift Cards to Pet Smart, Petco, etc.
  • Unused Gift Cards to Home Depot, Lowes, Office Depot, Staples, etc.
  • Plastic Bottles and Cans
Although we try to solicit donations for the products that we use every day, we need lots of special items to keep the shelter functioning.  If you don’t see anything on the list you think you can help with, please ask our staff for other items we have identified to improve our facilities.

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RALPH’S SHOPPERS:   All Ralph’s shoppers can have a portion of their purchase donated to SGVHS, and it won’t cost you a penny! Please click the link for details or click Ralphs Scan Bar for easy scan letter.



Our wish list can be found here:                amazon logo
 Amazon Wish List


Go to, find San Gabriel Valley Humane Society, and every time you buy something, 0.5% will be donated to the shelter!  It’s easy to do and helps the shelter with every purchase you make!   Let your friends know about this simple way to make a difference!


 DONATE YOUR UNWANTED CAR:                                                              car picture
 Please click on the link below:


All donors will be provided an itemized acknowledgement of their donation for tax purposes.