Make a donation to the Hayward Animal Shelter


Make a Financial Donation:

Your donation helps the Shelter to care for the many animals that come through its doors each year! Make a dontaion online or by check.

Platinum Paw

Platinum Paw

$250 or more:

Covers the costs of surgeries for animals that come into the Shelter with injuries.


Golden Paw

Golden Paw


Provides extra care and medicines to animals with special needs.


Silver Paw

Silver Paw


Covers the costs of spaying or neutering and vaccinations for the animals.


Bronze Paw

Bronze Paw


Covesr the costs of food for animals during their stay at the shelter.


Special Paw

Special Paw

You choose the Amount:

Donate any amount that fits your budget for the care and adoption if the animal.


If you like to mail in a donation, complete the form below and mail with a check made out to the Hayward Animal Services.

Donation Form

Mail to
Hayward Animal Services
16 Barnes Ct. 
Hayward, CA 94544

Donate Items from our Wishlist:

The Hayward Animal Shelter is always in need of the following items. You can drop your donations at the Hayward Animal Shelter during business hours. If you have any questions, please call us at (510) 293-7200.

  • Canned dog and cat food (any brand)
  • FRESH Carrots with leafy tops, basil, rosemary, parsley, cilantro, & alfalfa sprouts
  • Blankets and towels
  • Scoopable litter
  • Anti-cling sheets for the dryer

The animals’ special wish list for spring and summer:

Please help the Hayward Animal Shelter get ready for our busy Summer Season!

  • Royal Canin brand “BabyCat” dry food (unopened)
  • KMR & Esbilac brand kitten & puppy formula (unopened)

Amazon Wishlists:

Other ways you can donate to the Animal Shelter:

  1. Use this link to make an online purchase at Pet Food Express and 4% of your total will be donated to the Hayward Animal Shelter. Pet Food Express
  2. Check out our calendar for upcoming Adoption/Donation Events