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Ways to Give

PAWS & More is a 501(c)(3) non-profit.  Your donation is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law and makes a difference in the life of every cat and dog entering our shelter. Unless specified by you, your donation will go where it’s needed most in support of our mission to shelter and care for homeless animals.

Direct Monetary Donations can be placed via:



OR Click the Donate Button

Venmo: @PAWS_and_More

Cash or Check Mailed to PAWS & More Shelter: 

1004 1/2 W Madison St, Washington, IA 52353 

Donate today! Our shelter exists only because people like you help.

Other Options


Join Us as an On-going Donor

It's really easy to do a weekly or monthly donation right from your bank account. The process is handled directly by Hills Bank, so it is safe and secure. Just click HERE to print the form and email it to us at or drop it off at the shelter. We're grateful for your support!

Give Through Your Water Bill

If you live in the Iowa cities of Washington, Kalona, Riverside, or Wellman, you can donate to PAWS & More through your water bill. Simply click on the name of your city, above, and complete the form. If you already donate through your water bill, you can take this opportunity to update the amount you give. Every dollar counts and it's an easy way track your donation. Thank you for your participation.

Amazon Wish List

We also have an Amazon Wishlist, click here.

General Wish List

PAWS & More's highest-need items include: 


VISA, Mastercard, or gift cards to local retail stores. These really help us in a pinch when we need to buy something specific for animal care - any amount is helpful!



    VERY DURABLE dog toys - all sizes

    Kong toys, food dispensing toys/puzzles, food-stuffing toys and marrow bones for stuffing

    Large and X Large plush dog toys

    High quality canned dog and puppy food



    Any kind of canned cat food

    KMR powdered kitten milk replacer

    Cardboard scratching pads- small and medium sized ones, various shapes

    Wand toys and other kitten appropriate small toys

    High quality ground canned kitten food


Small Animals

    Timothy hay

    OxBow rabbit food



    Wash cloths and towels

    Frontline, Advantage, and Revolution treatment for fleas and ticks.

    Dawn dishwashing liquid

    Paper towels

    Disinfectant wipes

    Heating pads (no auto shut offs please)

    Large toe nail trimmers

    Gently used or new grooming clippers and clipper blades

Drop off donations (monetary or wish list items) at our shelter during business hours.

With this many mouths to feed,
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