Donate to MC Animal Care & Control


Maricopa County Animal Care and Control happily accepts monetary and in‑kind donations. All donations go directly to the care of the animals in our shelters and the programs that support their health and well-being. Donations are accepted at our shelter locations, through the mail or online. If you have any questions about donations, or would like to know how you can leave a legacy for our shelter animals, please contact Melody Furcini 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

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Shelter Wish List

The care of our homeless animals is made possible only through community support. Please note that during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we cannot accept used items. Our shelters can always use the following items:

  • Dog collars
  • Dog leashes
  • Dog food
  • Canned dog/cat food
  • Dog/cat treats 
  • Kongs/Bones/Durable toys
  • Puppy pads

For more information about immediate needs, please email Melody Furcini at Melody.Furcini@Maricopa.Gov.

Amazon Wish List

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 at our facilities.