Westlake Troop Organizing Supply Drive for Animal Shelter
Silver award is highest a girl scout can earn.
This past weekend, animal lovers from the area came out in droves to support the girls’ mission.
“Many generous animal loving people came and generously donated over 496 items for the shelter,” Nicole Sauer, whose daughter Alexis, is one of the scouts hoping to earn her Silver Award.
This Saturday, March 23, a second drive will be held at the Westlake Porter Library from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
“I was so happy and relieved that people came to support the Berea Animal Shelter,” Alexis said. “I would like to thank everyone that donated. Many dogs and cats will be helped. “
More than 1,000 dogs and cats go through Berea Animal Shelter each year.
Items that are most needed:
- Canned cat food (*ground)
- Dog Food (* NOT canned)
- Deodorizer Cat Litter cat & dog toys
- Large and medium size rawhide bones
- All sized Milk Bone brand dog treats (*no dyed colors)
- Scoopable litter
- Dog crates- large and medium sizes needed most
- Clay litter
- Paper towels
- Toilet paper
- Latex gloves
- 30 gallon trash bags
- 13 gallon kitchen bags
- Dishwasher detergent
- Laundry detergent
- Dryer sheets
- Exercise gates/ Play areas
- Plastic swimming pools
- Extra tall gates
- First aid supplies
- Printer paper
- Postage stamps
- Laptop computer
- Gift cards from Target, Walmart, Petco, PetSmart, Pet Supplies Plus, Office Max or Staples