Wish List

Large amounts of supplies are necessary to properly care for the hundreds of animals at our facility. If you are able to donate any of the items listed below, you can drop-off them off when it is convenient for you, or we can arrange to have them picked up. Advanced notice of a week may be needed for pick up.

We also have a wish list on Amazon.com. Many of these items you can order ship to us for free and all are tax free. Click on the link below:

CARA Amazon.com Wish List Link

For The Dogs/Puppies

  • Dry Dog/Puppy Food
  • Canned Pedigree Puppy Lamb & Rice
  • Treats (any kind)
  • Kuranda Beds
  • Stainless Steel Pet Food Bowls
  • Gallon or Larger Stainless Steel Pails
  • Unused Sm. & Med. Collars
  • Unused Leashes
  • Chewbones (no rawhide please)
  • Clean Toys
  • Clean Beds & Blankets
For the Cats/Kittens
  • Dry Cat/Kitten Food
  • Cat litter
  • KMR for Kittens
For the Office
  • Clear storage boxes w/lids for organizing supplies
  • Message Books
  • Stamps
  • Handled Gift Bags 9" x 12"
  • Flash Drives
  • Metal Shelving Units

Immediate Shelter Service Needs

  • Plumber
  • Roofer
  • Handyman

Special Needs Food Recipe

4 cans mixed veggies (unsalted preferred)
1 whole chicken or chicken pieces
2 lbs. brown rice

Boil the chicken & pull into small bite-size pieces.
Cook the rice per instructions on package.
Mix all the ingredients together & let cool.
Place in quart size Ziploc freezer bags 7



Miscellaneous Wishes

  • 42" Industrial Fans
  • Industrial Washer & Dryer
  • Air Conditioning Units
  • Towels & Blankets
  • Gift Cards from Home Depot,
    Lowe's, Wal-Mart, Petsmart &
         prepaid gas cards
  • Pressure Washer
  • Kennels of all sizes
  • Monthly Pest Control

Medical Supplies

  • Unused Pet Medications
  • Heartguard, Frontline, Revolution,
    Advantix, etc.
  • Betadine
  • Gauze
  • Medical Tape
  • Unscented Baby Wipes

Cleaning Supplies

  • 39 Gallon Trash Bags
  • Paper Towels & Toilet Paper
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Liquid Hand Soap
  • Liquid Dish Washing Detergent
  • Vinegar
  • Bleach
  • String Mops
  • Brooms & Dust Pans
  • Lysol/Clorox type Wipes
  • Pooper Scoopers
  • Squeegees

The Rug Place, 2315 Lakeland Drive, Flowood (all donations matched up to $50 per person);


Animal Health Center, 1146 Hwy 51 N., Madison;
Briarwood Pet Shop and Kennels, 1461 Canton Mart Rd, Jackson;
Chateau La Pooch, 118 Depot Drive, Madison;
Country Originals, 3844 West Northside Dr., Jackson;
Fondren Muse, 3413 North State Street, Jackson

Glo Designs Studio, 2951 Old Canton Rd., Jackson;
Hollywood Feed, 1250 East County Line Road Ridgeland;

Hollywood Feed, 376 Ridge Way, Flowood, MS 39232;

Kroger, 115 Colony Crossing Way, Madison

Kroger, 1070 Hwy 51, Madison

Medicomp Physical Therapy-Byram, 7381 South Siwell Road, Jackson

Perfect Pooch, 7048 Old Canton Road, #1007, Ridgeland;
Protea Dekor, 608-B Highway 51, Ridgeland;

Reservoir Wine & Spirits, 775 Lake Harbor Dr., Ridgeland;
The Rug Place, 2315 Lakeland Dr., Flowood - they will match all donations up to $50/person.
Tractor Supply,
102 Baptist Drive, Richland;
William Wallace Salon, 2939 Old Canton Road, Jackson

CARA Puppy

Pet of the Week

Cat of the Week

Cicely is a female gray and white tabby who is now 5 weeks old. She is a gentle kitten who loves to bounce around and play. Cicely was bottle-fed so she is very people friendly. If you are interested in adopting Cicely, please click on the link below. 

 Dog of the Week
Issaquena is a female Labrador mix who is 2 years old. She is very outgoing and loves other dogs. What a great family dog! If you are interested in adopting Issaquena, please click on the link below.

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960 N. Flag Chapel Rd., Jackson, MS 39209

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This program has provided funds for over 60 animal organizations around the state of Mississippi, primarily with their spay/neuter efforts.  By promoting this fund, we are helping animals all over our state.  Click here or on the image above.