Donations

West Valley City Animal Services appreciates the support of the many community donors who provide supplies and funds to care for the animals in our facility. In addition to food, toys and pet supplies, the Animal Shelter accepts monetary donations to provide professional veterinary care for sick and injured animals.

Medical fund donations are accepted in person at the Animal Shelter, or may be mailed to:

West Valley City Animal Services
4522 W 3500 S
West Valley City, UT 84120

Donations may also be made online through our secure PayPal account:

Sponsor a Kennel!
Help support the welfare and medical expenses of our furry guests by sponsoring a dog or cat kennel, or the cat playroom! This is a great way for you or your business to support a cause you care about.

  • Dog Kennel: $50
  • Cat Kennel: $50
  • Front Row Dog Kennel: $100
  • Cat Play Room: $200

Contact us at 801-965-5800 to learn more.

Donation Items

The Animal Shelter is always in need of the following donations:

First Aid
  • Bandage
  • Gauze (white and colored)
  • Mineral Oil
  • Neosporin
  • Scissors
  • Tweezers
  • Vet Wrap
Animal Supplies
  • "Kong" Dog Toys
  • Blankets
  • Brushes
  • Cat Litter
  • Chicken and Beef Broth
  • Food (canned, dry, puppy, kitten, and adult)
  • Leashes and Collars
  • Nail Clippers
  • Peanut Butter
  • Shampoo and Deodorizer
  • Sheets
  • Towels
  • Toys (Cat and Dog)
  • Treats
Cleaning Supplies
  • Bleach
  • Dish Soap
  • Disinfectant Spray (Lysol)
  • Disinfectant Wipes (Lysol, Clorox, etc.)
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Hand Soap
  • Laundry Soap (powder)
  • Paper Towels
Office Supplies
  • Air Fresheners
  • Batteries (C, D, AA, AAA, 9V)
  • Card Stock
  • Copy Paper
  • Hanging File Folders
  • Notebooks
  • Pens
  • Sheet Protectors
  • Solo Plastic Cups
  • Sticky Notes
Veterinarian Examining a Dog's Teeth
  1. Nathan Beckstead


    Field Operations Supervisor
    Email Nathan Beckstead

    Kathy Schuster


    Shelter Supervisor
    Email Kathy Schuster

    Physical Address
    4522 W 3500 S
    West Valley City, UT 84120

    Phone: 801-965-5800
    Fax: 801-965-3974
    After Hours: 801-840-4000

    Hours


    Monday through Friday
    9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.*
    Saturday
    10 a.m. to 2 p.m.*
    Note: The front office (licensing, adoptions, payments, etc.) is open on the second and fourth Saturdays of every month.

    *Monetary transactions are stopped 30 minutes prior to closing; adoption meet and greets are stopped one hour prior to closing each day to allow our staff to prepare the animals for bed.

    The West Valley City Animal Shelter is closed on most nationally observed holidays.