Central Dakota Humane Society : Needs List
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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 952 XL Black or Color Ink Cartridges
  • Cat Litter (non-clumping)*
  • Booklets of Forever Postage Stamps
  • 30 Gallon Lawn and Leaf Bags
  • Febreeze
  • Wild Bird Food
  • Large plastic storage totes with lids
  • Single and Double Sized Kuranda NON-CARPETED Cat Towers 
  • HE Liquid Laundry Detergent
  • Bleach
  • Batting for Fleece Blankets
  • Clorox Disinfecting Wipes

* 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.