CARUTHERSVILLE, Mo. (KFVS) – The Caruthersville Humane Society presented on Wednesday, November 10 that their Helping Hands foods pantry for pets is empty.
The Helping Hands foods pantry serves people in short need of foods for their animals.
“We’ve got were given spotted such an building up in requests, and a decrease in donations, that we are having to turn away requests for lend a hand throughout the house,” CHS Director Karol Wilcox mentioned, “Every so often we are ready to shop for some in short for an emergency, on the other hand our commonplace foods pantry is now bare.”
Consistent with the CHS, their trade has been hit laborious from people being evicted and people shifting out and leaving their dog behind.
“We’ve got were given taken in several animals as a result of evictions, or people shifting to triumph over an eviction and leaving their pets behind,” Wilcox mentioned, “It has hit as at a particularly difficult time with our costs rising and one of these lot need throughout the area for foods and medical assist.”
CHS mentioned they are soliciting for donations of new or gently used towels and blankets, Purina dry dog, cat, puppy and kitten foods, wet pedigree puppy or adult foods, wet pate cat foods and any brand of foods for the foods pantry.
They will moreover accept donations of toys, treats, bleach, Lysol, paper towels, leashes, collars and new or gently used filled animals.
Donation items can be dropped off or shipped at the safe haven Monday via Friday positioned at 500 E. Trade Dr., Caruthersville, Mo.