Central Dakota Humane Society : Needs List
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NEEDS LIST

The following is a list of items that are in constant need at the shelter. These items may be brought to the shelter during regular business hours. There are also CDHS donation bins located in Bismarck at Big K-Mart, Cash Wise Foods, Gold Label Feeds, KT Animal Supply and True Value Hardware and a donation bin in Mandan at NoDak Mutual Insurance. Items may be purchased and left for pick up at these locations.

  • Monetary Donations
  • Gasoline Cards
  • HP 950 XL Black or HP 951 XL Color Ink Cartridge
  • Cat Litter (non-clumping)*
  • Booklets of Forever Postage Stamps
  • Heavy Duty Sheet Protectors
  • Expanding File Folders
  • Paper Towels
  • Rubber Backed Rugs
  • Cat and Dog Beds (Washable)
  • Dog Toys
  • Soft Dog Treats
  • Tall Kitchen Garbage Bags
  • Wild Bird Food
  • Standard Size Covered Litter Boxes
  • Large plastic storage totes with lids
  • Single and Double Sized Carpeted Cat Condos
  • Good Condition enclosed 4- or 6-horse trailer
  • HE Liquid Laundry Detergent
  • Bleach
  • Batting for Fleece Blankets


* Always in short supply.


The Central Dakota Humane Society receives no city, state or federal funding and donations are always needed to help the animals and the organization. It's easy and donations can be made online. If you prefer, your check or money order can be mailed to:

Central Dakota Humane Society
2104 37th Street
Mandan, ND 58554



Little Known Shelter Facts:


Did you know? In just ONE month, the Central Dakota Humane Society will use...

• Six gallons of highly concentrated disinfectant detergent

• 180 gallons of bleach

• 100 pounds of cat and dog treat

• 300 pounds of cat food

• 1,500 pounds of dog food

• 500 pounds of cat litter

• and every day the staff washes over 200 cat and dog dishes!

Please Note:

CDHS has signed on with Hill's Science Diet In-Shelter Feeding Program and donations of pet food are no longer needed.