Donate to MC Animal Care & Control


Thank you for thinking of us. Maricopa County Animal Care and Control happily accepts monetary and specific in‑kind donations (review details below). All donations go directly to the care of our shelter pets. 

Donations are accepted at the West Shelter, through the mail or online. If you have any questions about donations, please contact Leanne Cardwell at 602-372-4497. Donations made to your community shelter are tax-deductible as long as they are given for public purposes and not used for the payment of licenses or fees.

If you would like to donate through the mail, please make your check payable to Maricopa County Animal Care & Control and send your donation to our West Shelter location: 

Maricopa County Animal Care & Control
2500 S. 27th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85009

Shelter Wish List

The care of our homeless animals is made possible only through community support. For the health and safety of our shelter pets, we are no longer accepting donated canned and dry dog and cat food. We cannot accept any medications or medical materials. Please see our rescue partner list that will accept used items and food. Also PACC 911 Chuck Waggin accepts food and opened food. 

Please note that we cannot accept used items.
Our shelters can always use the following items:

  • Dog collars
  • Dog leashes
  • Dog enrichment items and treats 
  • Hot dogs 
  • Durable toys
  • Puppy pads and newspaper
  • Small fleece blankets

For more information about immediate needs, please email Leanne Cardwell.

Wish Lists

Your community shelters rely on the generosity of everyone to ensure the health and happiness of Maricopa County’s homeless animals. 

Please visit our Amazon Wish List to see how you can directly impact our work and the pets at our facilities.

Please visit the Kuranda Bed Wish List to help with much-needed beds for our pets during their shelter stay.