Donations

Your donation to Augusta Animal Services (AAS) goes toward helping thousands of animals – both at the shelter and through outreach programs all across the City of Augusta-Richmond County.

AAS appreciates donations any time of the year. Donated items can be brought to the customer service counter at AAS during regular business hours (Monday – Friday 11:00am – 6:00pm and Saturday, 12:00 noon until 2:00pm). Monetary donations are accepted at the shelter during business hours and through The Community Foundation http://www.cfcsra.org/.

We DO accept the following items:


  • Cage scratchers for cats 
  • Leaders/leashes (medium and large sizes)
  • Pill Pockets
  • Newspapers
  • Canned tuna in water
  • Bleach
  • Dawn Dish soap
  • Green scouring pads
  • Paper towels
  • Zip-lock bags
  • Kuranda dog beds from Kuranda.com.

Items we CANNOT accept:


  • Open bags of pet food
  • Hard or homemade dog treats
  • Medications and medical supplies, including syringes
  • Topical and oral pesticide products for dogs and cats, including flea and tick products
  • Used litter boxes 
  • Confetti shredded paper
  • Old clothing (t-shirts, socks)
  • Comforters, pillows, pillow cases, and sheets