Our wish lists items change periodically so check back often for updates.

Shelter Specific Wish Lists:

Most common items needed by our shelters are:

Nova Scotia SPCA Wish List

Wont be able to make it to our shelter? You can shop online using our Amazon wishlists! Click on the shelter below you want to shop for:






Cape Breton

For specific wish list needs and drop off locations of each branch please visit the specific locations page.

Provincial Office & Cruelty Investigations Wish List:

  • Letter photocopy paper
  • Size 10 window envelopes
  • Address labels
  • Return address labels
  • Gas gift cards
  • Staples gift cards
  • CD Labels
  • 9″ x 12″ catalogue envelopes
  • Snowblower

Mobile Spay Neuter Clinic Wish List:

  • Live (Humane) traps any size. Available at any hardware store.
  • Transfer cages. Available online through WCS Canada
  • Wet cat food
  • Cans of Tuna, Chicken or Sardines used when setting traps to catch a cat.
  • Donations of Dry cat food to support Caretakers of a colony.
  • Cat Carriers (new or used)
  • Large wire dog crates (for temporary housing of cats awaiting spay/neuter surgery).
  • Monetary donations to sponsor a spay/neuter surgery. Donate online today

Donations can be dropped of at the Dartmouth Shelter at 5 Scarfe Crt in Burnside, or at any one of our events, or contact us for alternate drop off locations or to request a pick up.