Looking for a way to support Allen's animals in need? Send a secure donation using Donorbox! All money received is used to care for animals with special medical needs (surgeries, treatment, long-term care, etc.) as well as for special projects at the shelter to provide comfortable conditions for the animals.
You can make a donation now using the 'Donate' button:
More ways to help our shelter animals
- Volunteer: Volunteers age 18 and older can assist at Allen Animal Shelter by walking dogs, playing with animals and helping with other tasks as needed. Volunteers must pass a background check and attend a 2-hour training. Allen Animal Services is not accepting new youth volunteers at this time.
- Foster: We're looking for foster families! Fosters must pass a background check, attend an orientation and complete training with a coordinator.
- Donation Items: We appreciate donations of food, cleaning supplies, pet supplies and toys (see list below). Donations can be dropped off at the shelter by appointment.
Accepted donation items
|Food and Treats|
|Iams Adult / Iams Puppy Minichunks dog food|
|Iams Adult / Iams Kitten cat food|
|Canned cat and kitten food|
|Animal Safety and Comfort|
|Collars (new or gently used)|
|Dog and cat beds|
|Clay cat litter|
|Brushes and combs|
|Dog, cat, puppy and kitten shampoo|
|Dog and cat toys|
|Stretch and scratch|
|HE laundry soap|
|Blue Dawn soap|
|Antibacterial hand soap|
|Gift bags (all sizes)|