Wish List

We welcome donated items from our wish list, which help keep our operational costs low and provide the best for our wildlife patients. Below you will find a list of items that are needed for general operations at our facility. Tax receipts can be issued for in-kind donations, provided that an original receipt or appraisal is submitted.

Month of August 2020 Wish List

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, to protect our staff and the community, we are asking that you please call us on our Wildlife Hotline at 403-946-2361 so we can discuss the measures we have put into place to accept items. Thank you!

Below are items that we are always in need of. If you have questions about any of the items on our wish list, please email us at info@aiwc.ca. Items can be dropped off any day of the week from 9am till 5pm. Directions to our centre can be found here.

Items we are most in need of:

  • Laundry baskets x 4
  • Broom + dustpan x 4
  • Long-handled butterfly nets x 5
  • Large-medium towels
  • Hanging feed buckets (UFA) x 4
  • Large black rubber food bowls (UFA) x 4


  • Fresh/frozen blueberries
  • Mountain ash berries
  • Saskatoon berries
  • Apples
  • Pears
  • Grapes
  • Carrots
  • Lettuce
  • Kale
  • Peas
  • Corn on the cob
  • Frozen corn kernels


  • Lean ground beef
  • Night smelt (can be found in Superstore)
  • Wild game
  • Eggs
  • Yogurt
  • Cottage cheese

Cleaning Supplies:

  • Extra large garbage bags
  • Recycle bags
  • Kleenex
  • Paper towels
  • High efficiency laundry soap (unscented and phosphate free)
  • All-purpose cleaner
  • Bleach
  • Dish-washing liquid
  • Hand soap

Misc. Supplies

  • Gift cards for any gas stations, Costco, Walmart, Superstore, Canadian Tire, RONA, The Home Depot, Staples, and Co-Op.
  • Humidifier
  • Weed whackers x 2
  • Pens
  • Computer paper
  • Hoses
  • Hose nozzles
  • Outdoor extension cords
  • Rubber boots (sizes 6+)
  • Butterfly nets
  • Scissors

Amazon Wish List: You can also donate every day items to us from our Amazon Wish List! Check it out here. 

Do you have an item to donate that isn’t featured on our list? Contact us and we can let you know if we can put the item to use.

Support AIWC by Shopping on Amazon!

Did you know that when you use one of the below methods to purchase items from Amazon, a portion of the proceeds are donated by Amazon to AIWC? Help support wildlife in need when you’re shopping on Amazon, use any of the methods below:

1. Search for items using the below widget, with proceeds of final sales coming to AIWC!

2. Search for items on Amazon by using this AIWC custom link: