Wish List for Dogs at the County Shelter

Playing with dog toys

Thank you for considering ways to help our shelter! While we accept many types of donations, the items listed below would benefit our dogs the most. Our focus is on enrichment and the best toys are the ones that can keep a dog's mind busy. Also, as you can imagine, treats and medical supply donations are always needed.

Donations can be dropped off at the shelter Monday–Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. No appointment is needed. However, if you would like to visit the dogs when you drop off your donation, consider stopping by during adoption viewing hours Tuesday-Saturday from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thank you!


  • Boomer Balls
  • Busy Buddy Jack Dog Toy - large
  • Hueter Toledo Virtually Indestructible Ball - any size
  • dogPACER LF 3.1 Treadmill (please, no treadmills designed for people)
  • Kongs - medium and large, black or red
  • Hard rubber chew toys
  • Nylabones
  • eGGE dog toy
  • Buster Cubes
  • Thunder shirts

Food and treats

  • High quality training treats
    • Sojos Freeze-Dried Dog Treats
    • Carnivore Crunch Treats
    • Northwest Naturals Raw Rewards
    • Happy Howie's Meat Rolls
    • Bully Sticks
  • High quality canned (ground or paste, please, not chunky) and dry dog food.
    • Canidae
    • Castor & Pollux
    • Eukanuba
    • Iams
    • Innova
    • Kirkland
    • Natural Balance
    • Nutro
    • Wellness
    • Science Diet


  • Extra-small dog collars
  • E-Z UP canopies
  • Original Dawn dish soap
  • Zip ties
  • Carabineers
  • Nylon rope, medium weight
  • Bungee cords
  • Duct tape
  • Brown roll gauze, 2 inches or 4 inches wide
  • Disinfecting wipes
  • Distilled water

Other ways you can help our shelter dogs

  • Volunteer
    There are many ways you can volunteer your time to support the shelter, including working with the dogs or helping with office tasks.
  • Donate
    By donating funds, you can:
    • help reduce pet over-population by supporting our spay and neuter program for pets of low-income residents,
    • provide enrichment and training for our shelter guests to help them find new forever homes, and
    • help make sure we are able to provide emergency veterinary care when needed.
  • Adopt
    Come meet our adoptable dogs! Adoption hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Attend our annual fundraiser: Putt for Mutts
    Save the date for a fun night of putt-putt golf, silent auction, dinner and drinks, and celebrating dogs!


13141 SE Hwy 212 Clackamas, OR 97015

Office Hours:

Adoption Viewing Hours
Tuesday to Saturday
11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Administrative Office Hours
Monday to Saturday
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Licensing: doglicensing@clackamas.us
Lost/Found: dogshelter@clackamas.us