FAQ - Donation

Donations

Q.
Are donations to Washington County Animal Services & Bonnie L. Hays Small Animal Shelter tax deductible?

A. Yes! Cash and in-kind donations to our organization are tax deductible. Our Tax ID is 93-6002316. All donations stay right here within our organization and help us care for the 6,500 sheltered animals we receive yearly.

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Is Bonnie L. Hays Small Animal Shelter a private nonprofit under 501(c)3?

A. Donations to our animal shelter are tax deductible. We are not a private, nonprofit organization. The Bonnie L. Hays Small Animal Shelter is a Washington County government agency; donations are deductible under the IRS code 170(c). Our Tax ID is 93-6002316. All donations stay within our organization and help us care for the sheltered animals.

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What kinds of goods do the animals need?

A. If you'd like to donate, cash is always welcomed. If you wish to give pet food or supplies, please see our "Wish List" below.
Simply bring the items on our wish list to the Bonnie L. Hays Small Animal Shelter and place them in our lobby donation bins during regular business hours. Our front desk reception will issue you a receipt letter that you may use for your tax purposes.
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Q.
Will Washington County Animal Services & Bonnie L. Hays Small Animal Shelter pick up our large dog house or run?

A. We so appreciate the offer of the large equipment, but our staff is not able to travel to your residence to pick up your donations.
Simply bring your gently-used dog house or dog run or any other "Wish List" (see link below) item to the Bonnie L. Hays Small Animal Shelter during regular business hours. Our front desk reception will issue you a receipt letter that you may use for your tax purposes.
If you are unable to deliver usable items to our animal shelter, see our link below on "GivSmart", our fundraising partner.
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