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Armstrong’s Animal Club Needs Your Help

Armstrong’s Animal Club will be holding a shelter pet supply drive to collect items to donate to two needy animal shelters in Chicago, Chicago Animal Care and Control and Famous Fido. Chicago Animal Care and Control is the city’s open access shelter that houses more than 500 animals at a time. Famous Fido is a no-kill animal shelter that rescues homeless animals from the streets, unwanted homes, and open access shelters. They specialize in helping animals with special needs. Please send supplies to donate with your child to school or drop them off between January 8th and January 31st. A flyer was sent home containing a list of needed items. Also, please see the list below. The homeless animals thank you!


Dog leashes

Dog and cat collars

Medium or large dog harnesses  (Freedom brand preferred)

Unopened dog and cat food  (canned preferred)

Dog and cat treats (soft preferred)

Busy Bones (NO RAWHIDES!!!!)

Peanut Butter

Paper towels

Paper plates

Laundry detergent

Lysol wipes

Lysol spray


Garbage bags (13 and 33 gallon)

Litter pans (Biodegradable preferred)

Dog and cat bowls

New or gently used dog and cat toys

New or gently used towels and blankets

New or gently used dog and cat cages

New or gently used dog and cat beds


**cleaning supplies must be dropped off by parent for safety**