How to Help

Volunteer

  • Onsite walking & bathing dogs, cat socializing, cleaning, laundry, office work
  • Off-site adoption events: Petsmart 280 & Alabaster; Hollywood Feed-Lee Branch
  • Transport drivers for Shelter Partners
  • Special event needs

Foster

Foster a cat or dog in your home or office. We provide all the supplies needed!

Mention SHS

Mention SHS to friend and family looking to adopt a new pet.

Donate

  • Find out if your employer matches donations made by employees. Your gift to SHS could double in value!
  • Honor and remember loved ones with a tribute gift.
  • Include Shelby Humane Society in your will and estate planning.
  • Make a difference on your wedding day by donating to SHS in honor of your guests.
  • Be a fundraising star! Create a fundraising link for SHS and publish on your social networking sites and email to your friends and family.
  • Help us meet our supply needs by donating items from our wish list or holding supply drive.
  • Say ‘no thanks’ to birthday presents… You’d prefer donations be made to SHS instead.
  • Support Shelby Humane when shopping online or through one of our partner programs

Fundraising support

Shop at Hollywood Feed

Hollywood Feed

For a limited time, purchase select items from Hollywood Feed stores, Hollywood Feed will donate items to Shelby Humane. Thank you Hollywood Feed! Learn more…

Help With our Amazon Wishlist

Purchase items from our wish list through Amazon.com and they will be shipped directly to us. Don’t forget to use AmazonSmile!

To help with our organization and storage, Shelby Humane Society is currently asking for donations of the following items ONLY:

Pet Supplies:

  • Canned wet puppy or kitten food
  • Canned wet dog food (solids)
  • Dry kitten food (unopened bags only please)
  • Non-clumping clay cat litter
  • Cat toys
  • 14 x 11 x 4 cat litter boxes
  • Small washable blankets
  • Towels

Cleaning/Storage Supplies:

  • Large plastic storage bins with lids
  • OdoBan Citrus cleaner
  • Blue Dawn detergent
  • Broom & dustpan sets
  • Sturdy rolling storage shelves
  • 100 foot 3/4″ hoses
  • Caution Wet Floor signs
  • New ShopVac or wet vacuums
  • handheld vaccums

Shelby Humane Society always appreciates monetary donations! These much needed funds help us pay for medicines, vaccines and veterinary care and other shelter requirements to continue our life-saving work.

Donations can be brought to the shelter Tuesdays – Saturdays, 12 noon – 5:30 pm. Thank you!

Partner Programs that help Shelby Humane

1-800-PetMeds

1-800-PetMeds

Members Give

American Express member give

Kuranda

Kuranda

Donate a Dog Bed to Our Shelter. Just visit Kuranda Dog Beds and follow the “Donate a Bed” link. Choose a bed to send to Shelby Humane Society in Columbiana, AL.

iGive

iGive

Shopping Online? Follow the link to iGive.com and your online shopping will benefit Shelby Humane Society! Over 500 retailers will donate a percentage of your purchase to SHS at no additional cost to you. Make sure you sign up for the pop-up window so you never miss a donation!

AmazonSmile

Amazon Smile

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support SHS every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com and Amazon will donate 0.05% of the purchase price to SHS.

Walk for a Dog

Walk for a Dog

Support SHS simply by walking your dog! Use the Walk for a Dog app each time you grab for the leash. It’s healthy for you, your dog, and benefits SHS.

WoofTrack

BarkBox

BarkBox

Our supporters at BarkBox have released a new way to find adoptable pups near you through their BarkBuddy app. And you can order customized dog gifts and select Shelby Humane as a beneficiary and BarkBox will donate a portion of sales to SHS!