About the Rutland County Humane Society:

The Rutland County Humane Society is dedicated to advocating for and working towards a responsible and humane community. RCHS provides shelter and adoption opportunities for pets who are homeless and promotes animal welfare through community programs that benefit both animals and people.

Rutland Humane Society Wish List

*In desperate need of items highlighted in bold.

  • Dry dog & puppy food (American Natural Premium brand, chicken), dry cat & kitten food (American Natural Premium brand, chicken)
  • Canned kitten food (any brand)
  • Soft chewy dog treats
  • Liquid dish soap
  • Pill Pockets for Dogs (Chicken Flavor)
  • Dog toys
  • Cat toys
  • Small cat litter pans
  • Copy paper
  • Wood pellets
  • Large brooms and dustpans
  • Zip ties (10"-12")
  • 33 and 15 gallon trash bags
  • Large, durable dog toys
  • Pig ears
  • Animal bedding (cotton or wool blankets, twin size quilts or comfortors, flat sheets, non-feather bed pillows - used or new)
  • Bath sized towels and wash cloths
  • Toilet paper
  • Large rawhides
  • Timothy hay
  • Gift cards to local pet merchants
  • EN food (canine and feline)
  • RD food (canine and feline)
  • Small animal bedding (pine shavings)
  • Instant rice
  • Nylabones
  • Dental bones
  • Plastic kiddie swimming pools
  • Pooper scoopers
  • Deep cat bowls
  • Small paper plates
  • Ferret litter
  • Peanut butter
  • Dry erase markers
  • First class (forever) and post card stamps
  • Gasoline gift cards
  • Bleach
  • Galvanized steel storage containers (31 gallon)
  • Liquid hand soap
  • AA and AAA batteries
  • Canned tuna fish
  • Hot dogs
  • Sturdy 6 foot dog leashes
  • Catnip
  • 2-pocket blue or yellow folders
  • KMR formula
  • Heating pads
  • Baby food (turkey and chicken)
  • Contractor bags
  • Q-Tips
  • Cotton balls
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Natural Critter Care pet bedding (prefer white)
  • Small animal chews and chew treats (guinea pig and rabbit)
  • Cat furniture and scratching posts
  • Plastic cat carriers
  • Champagne/Greyhound dog collars
  • Premier Easy Walker harnesses
  • 20 or 30 foot long lines

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Items Not Accepted

We cannot accept the following:

  • Heavily used toys or food dishes
  • Used litter boxes
  • Pillow cases
  • Electric blankets
  • Sleeping bags
  • Fitted sheets
  • Rugs
  • Newspapers
  • Heavily used cat furniture
  • Heavily used small animal cages
  • Heavily used wire dog crates

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Purchase and Support RCHS

For Purchases CLICK HERE to Visit our Local Petco and Support RCHS

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Happy Ending Stories

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Rutland Subaru

128 US Route 7 South
Directions Rutland, VT 05701

  • Sales: (844) 713-0267
  • Service: (844) 735-5506
  • Parts: (888) 450-4464


  • Monday 9:00AM-7:00PM
  • Tuesday 9:00AM-7:00PM
  • Wednesday 9:00AM-7:00PM
  • Thursday 9:00AM-7:00PM
  • Friday 9:00AM-7:00PM
  • Saturday 9:00AM-5:00PM
  • Sunday Closed

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