TYLER, Texas (KETK) – For the third year in a row, KETK News is hosting a pet supply drive for local animal shelters.

The event has already started and is running through Aug. 19. Residents can drop off their donations at our KETK station located on 4300 Richmond Road in Tyler.

We’re accepting donations Monday- Friday from 8 a.m. -5 p.m.

239 Items Donated 517 Pounds of Pet Supplies!

Shelters need items like food, bedding, cleaning supplies and toys.

Anything like food, bedding, cleaning supplies and more will be accepted.

Here is a list with the compiled needs of our shelters and rescues:

  • Dry dog food
  • Dog/cat/puppy/kitten/senior canned – wet food
  • Dry cat food
  • Dog treats- Milk Bones – all sizes (prefer small and medium)
  • Kitten formula
  • Puppy formula
  • New collar/leashes – all sizes – dogs and cats (prefer 6 ft clip leashes)
  • Cat toys
  • Durable dog toys (not stuffed)
  • Kong toys – all sizes
  • Small metal food bowls
  • Liquid laundry detergent
  • Pine Sol/Fabulousa
  • Hand soap
  • Dishwashing soap
  • Multi-purpose cleaner
  • Bleach
  • Paper towels
  • Sponges
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Microfiber towels
  • Disinfecting wipes
  • Toilet paper
  • Puppy pads
  • 55 gallon trash bags
  • 13 gallon trash bags
  • ZipLock bags – all sizes
  • Plastic or metal crates – all sizes
  • Blankets to lay on in the kennels
  • Gift certificates to pet supply stores
  • Cat litter
  • Newspaper