Donations Needed at the Denton Animal Shelter

All our feline kennels are occupied except for a few cat and kitten spaces. Our dog kennels are full once again. Our wonderful large dogs are the hardest to place. We continue to care for them as they await their new “forever homes.” Items always needed and frequently used at our center are listed below.

Dawn dish soap (original blue)


Cat litter (pellets or scoopable)

Dry Purina kitten chow (yellow bag)

Dry Purina cat food (yellow bag)

Friskies Pate’ and minced wet canned cat food

Pedigree dry adult dog food

Pedigree dry puppy food

Wet canned puppy and adult dog food

Paper towels

HE laundry detergent

Fabric softener sheets

Baby blankets (used is fine, that can be washed and bleached)

Fleece blankets (that can be washed and bleached)

Bath towels and washcloths (used is fine)

Cat toys

Kong brand dog toys

We also accept used dog beds, unused food, and cat trees and scratching posts. As always, we are very grateful for your donations, as are our resident pets.

Denton Animal Shelter is located at 3717 N. Elm Street. We are open Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Our phone number is 940-349-7594. Leave a message, and you will receive a call back.

If you are interested in attending a volunteer orientation, send an email to [email protected].