JHS Wish List

If you’d like to help the dogs and cats at the Jacksonville Humane Society, please consider donating any of the items on our Wish List …

Hosting a Donation Drive? | FAQ | Delivery Instructions | Motor Vehicles


Looking for an easy way to donate?


  • Ship right to our front door using our Amazon wishlist.
  • Be sure to check “this is a gift” when you place the order so Amazon sends your info along with the donations.
  • Don’t forget to use smile.amazon.com and select the Jacksonville Humane Society as your charity.




Hosting a Donation Drive?

Click to download and customize your own flyer for group donation drives.

Click to download and customize your own flyer for children’s groups/school donation drives.

Instructions for Donation Drop-Off – Click Here

Go one step further and join our Pantry Pal program!

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

  • Yes, we do accept opened bags of dog and cat food.
  • Yes, we can accept gently used pet supplies. Please note, we cannot use retractable leashes, pinch collars, ceramic dishes, or automatic feeders.
  • No, we cannot take bedding with stuffing such as comforters, quilts, pillows, or cushions.
  • No, we cannot take bed sheets.
  • Yes, we can take towels and blankets without stuffing.
  • Yes, we can take pet beds, the small to medium sizes are best.
  • No, we do not have a thrift store and we cannot use household items. Please visit one of the many other nonprofit thrift stores on Beach Boulevard.
  • At this time, we do not have a need for empty pill bottles or newspapers.

Underage Kittens

Underage kittens have special needs! Visit our Kitten Wish List on Amazon to donate items for the more than 4,000 kittens we take in each year.

Instructions for Donation Delivery

Donations can be dropped off at our facility 7 days a week, during regular shelter hours. We are located at 8464 Beach Blvd. At this time, we cannot pick up donations, but we can help you unload!

Donations of Motor Vehicles

Do you have an Auto, Boat, Truck or RV that’s no longer needed? Donate it to the Jacksonville Humane Society and receive the maximum legal tax deductions and possibly a partial cash payment.

Cars Helping Charities
For more information about car, boat, RV and other property donations or to receive a “no obligation” evaluation of your potential vehicle or other property donation click here or please call toll free: (866) 2-GIVING or (866) 244-8464.

Vehicles for Charity
Learn more or call (866) 628-CARS or (866) 628-2277.

What Happened to the Thrift Store?

For many years, JHS operated a thrift store on the corner of Foster Dr. and Beach Blvd. The thrift store closed in March of 2015 and the building was demolished in October 2015. There are no plans to rebuild the thrift store at this time.