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Red Cross Blood Drive

June 2nd, 2016

Donate blood at IndyHumane and be a hero for those in need!

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Pet Loss Support Group

June 7th, 2016

Join us to share memories about your pet with pet lovers who have had similar experiences.

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Bowling for Vets and Pets

June 25th, 2016

Visit Western Bowl on Saturday, June 25 in support of us and Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center!

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What should I do about stray cats in my neighborhood?

Should I feed stray cats? What can I do to help ferals?

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Does my dog have separation anxiety?

My dog tears up my house while I'm away. Does he have separation anxiety?

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How can I train my puppy to use the bathroom outside?

My puppy keeps pooping and peeing in my house. How can I housetrain my dog?

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Shelter Wish List

Before you make a trip to the store, check our Wish List for some simple things you can pick up for our animals. Or order conveniently from

All donations can be dropped off at our Michigan Road location: 7929 N. Michigan Road Indianapolis, IN. 46268.

When ordering items from the Amazon Wish List, please ship to 7929 N. Michigan Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46268, Attn: MaryAnna Ferris. Please be sure to include a free gift card that lists both your name and address, so that we can properly thank you. Amazon does not provide us with any shipper information.

You can also sponsor an item and the shelter can send a special card noting the gift in a loved one's honor or memory. Please contact MaryAnna Ferris with any questions on this program at 317.872.5650 x108 or via email at

Click here to download a PDF version of our Wish List, or see below.

Items used for training and administering of medicine:

  • Squeeze cheese
  • Hot Dogs
  • Kuranda Beds
  • Kongs (all sizes)- prefer black, heavy-duty Kongs
  • Nylon leashes and martingale collars
  • Large pig ear treats
  • Natural Balance rolled dog food
  • Small chewy, soft treats to use for dog training
  • Canned dog and cat food

Items used to keep the shelter clean and free of illness:

  • Bleach- Ultra Clorox (not concentrated)
  • Tall kitchen garbage bags
  • Pump bottles of hand soap (not bars)
  • Dawn Dish Soap
  • Bottled window cleaner

Items used to keep our humans healthy and free of illness:

  • Hand sanitzer- pump style
  • Disposable latex exam gloves
  • 4”x4” gauze squares (Non sterile)
  • Wood tongue depressers

Items used to support our animals in foster care:

  • Canned puppy and kitten food
  • Royal Canin dry cat food "Babycat 34 Formula”
  • KMR or JustBorn milk replacer
  • Small bags of clay cat litter
  • Small bags of dry, high quality cat and kitten food
  • Small bags of dry, high quality dog and puppy food

Other items that help keep our costs down:

  • Permanent markers
  • Pens
  • Cases of white copy paper
  • AA and AAA batteries
  • Storage bins with lids (various sizes)
  • Empty copy paper boxes (used in our kitten playpens)

Thank you!

Adoption Hours

We will be closed to the public on Monday, May 30, in observance of Memorial Day.

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