1.Clean newspaper from nonsmoking home 2.Medium to large rodent caging such as for rats, degus, and chinchillas. 3.Heavy duty screen/mesh lids for all size aquariums 4.Vertically oriented herp caging 5.Gift cards to Pet Supplies Plus, Walmart and Tractor Supply Company 6. Giant Eagle and Marc's gift cards for produce. 7. Fleece. Remnants, yardage, and fleece throws and blankets.
This wish list is composed of general items that are ongoing needs. It is impossible to keep an updated list of ALL needs. Please feel free to contact us for of the moment needs or to see if we are in need of the items you would like to donate. Thank you.
Housing All types and sizes caging and aquariums-Just ask if you are unsure what you have is appropriate. Small to intermediate size pet carriers/pet taxis Exercise pens/puppy play pens Wire dog crates/ Wading pools/pond forms/stock tanks
Environmental Lighting and heating fixtures, bulbs, accessories Clean 'play' sand Fleece for cage liners EcoEarth or other coconut coir bricks
Enrichment Driftwood, vines, hides, etc. Apple twigs, millet sprays, hay Small animal and bird toys. Toy parts for creating toys Solid wheels please no rungs for safety reasons. Current needs are for LARGE wheels suitable for rats to chinchillas.
Nutrition Please inquire for our current needs as this varies depending on what animals are currently at the rescue. Oxbow Western Timothy Hay Oxbow adult guinea pig pellets Giant Eagle and Marc's gift cards for fresh produce
Cleaning and Maintenance Paper towels-Plain or unbleached 13 gallon kitchen trash bags Distilled white vinegar Peroxide Dish soap-Original Dawn All(the brand) free and clear laundry detergent.
Health and Wellness Chlorhexidine scrub- Nolvasan or generic. We can also use a human label brand found in drugstores as Hibiclens. Working microscope Assorted first aid and medical supplies. Human label is fine for many products.
Office Supplies HP printer ink #61 black and color Plain white printer paper
Gift Cards Pet Supplies Plus -Our closest chain pet store Walmart -miscellaneous, enrichment, medical, cleaning Tractor Supply Company -medical supplies, some bedding and feed. Rodent/ small animal chews and toys. Family Farm & Home- same as above Big Lots -Cleaning, miscellaneous and toys Lowe's -miscellaneous caging and environmental supplies Giant Eagle -Fresh produce Marc's-produce, miscellaneous Dollar General-Our closest physical store. Trash bags, storage bins, paper towels, first aid supplies, miscellaneous
Sorry, but at this time donations to Minerva's Den are not tax deductible. We are hopeful this will change in the future.