Wish List

We have compiled a wish list of many common things needed to keep Mission: Wolf operating. We spend most of our cash on basic supplies, so everything helps! We do have dreams, and some of the big items will be put to great use. We gladly accept second-hand and reused/recycled items as long as they are useful and in good condition. Please only bring brands/items from the wish list.

Please help us with our sustainability efforts: If you are buying items to donate, buy food and supplies with little or no packaging.

Shipping addresses:

For U.S. Postal Service: For UPS or FedEx:
Mission: Wolf
PO Box 1211
Westcliffe, CO 81252
Mission: Wolf
80 Sheep Creek Rd.
Westcliffe, CO 81252

Wolf Supplies:

  • Frozen chicken and beef (please opt for less packaging)
  • Deceased livestock (click here for more about donating livestock)
  • Expired or freezer burned meat (no pre-cooked or pre-spiced meat, no pork)
  • Canned meat and fish
  • Boxes of rubber gloves
  • Galvanized water tanks 12-15 gal “Wash-Tubs,” 30-80 gal, 100-200 gal
  • 5-gallon buckets
  • High quality butcher knives (non-serrated)
  • Coveralls (for meat processing)

We cannot accept:

  • Animals that have been chemically euthanized
  • Cooked meat or bones
  • Healthy animals that could still have quality of life

Vet Supplies

  • Fish and flax seed oil capsules
  • MSM/Glucosamine supplements
  • Vitamin A, B-complex, C, and E supplements
  • Heart monitor
  • Blood O2 monitor
  • Drip lines
  • General antibiotics
  • Rimadyl or Novox
  • XL airline kennels (need 20 more for fire evacuation plan)
  • Bravecto flee/tick for large breed
  • Tri-Heart Plus for large breed


  • Rechargable Ni-MH Batteries AA, AAA, C & D
  • Battery powered tools (drills, sawzall, circular saws)
  • Work gloves (all sizes), coveralls, jumpsuits
  • 4WD tractor
  • 4WD trucks
  • Large flatbed trailer
  • Shovels, pick-axes, rakes, pitch-forks, and other hand tools
  • LED headlamps

Building Supplies:

  • Chain link fence (9 ga., 8′ tall)
  • 2″ diameter steel poles (10′ long)
  • Cut lumber, treated or untreated (warped wood is okay!)
  • Solar landscaping lights
  • Flagstone and sand for pathways
  • Log poles (especially lodgepole pine) for handrails and tipis
  • Exterior wood siding and trim
  • Plywood
  • Rebar, sheet metal, angle iron, etc.
  • Roofing
  • Nails and screws
  • Exterior wood sealer
  • White enamel paint
  • Hardwood flooring
  • Concrete block
  • Paint pens and paint brushes

Sustainability Items:

  • Golf cart/marina batteries or solar system batteries (contact us for more details)
  • Solar panels
  • Pots & planter boxes
  • Sprinklers/soaker hoses
  • 3/4″ and 5/8″ hoses and connectors
  • Seeds for greens, herbs, and vegetables
  • Greenhouses or greenhouse glazing

Office Supplies:

  • Printer paper (standard 8.5″x11″)
  • Stamps (old stamps work, too)
  • Ink cartridges: HP 65 and TN-433
  • Standard letter envelopes
  • #10 & #6 3/4 mailing envelopes
  • Before donating any other office supplies, please contact us to make sure we have a need

Educational Materials for Wolf Bus:

  • Portable PA amp and speakers
  • Wireless microphones
  • Books from our reading list to donate to school libraries we visit (new or used)
  • Sleeping bags and blankets
  • Cedar bedding and newspaper for kennels
  • Foam pads for beds

 Food & Volunteer Supplies:

  • Bulk food! We feed 8-20 volunteers each day and use food in huge quantities (fresh and non-perishable items of all kinds are appreciated) — please help us with our sustainability: Do not bring individually packaged food items
  • Warm wool socks
  • Toilet paper
  • Non-toxic, environmentally-friendly toiletries (toothpaste, deodorant, dry shampoo, etc.)
  • Cleaning supplies (we prefer to use non-toxic, environmentally-friendly cleaners: Dr. Bronners soaps, vinegar, and baking soda)
  • Dish soap (environmentally friendly)
  • Laundry soap (environmentally friendly)
  • Front-loading, high-efficiency washing machine

Horse Care Supplies:

  • Clean grass hay
  • Purina Equine Senior Active, 50 lb. bags
  • Manzanola Alfalfa Pellets, 50 lb. bags
  • Progressive Grass Hay Mineral Powder
  • Salt blocks, red mineral blocks, Redmond salt blocks
  • Horse tack & blankets
  • 15-18 gallon black rubber feeders
  • Horse trailer
  • Heavy-duty truck for hauling hay
  • Hay trailer
  • Hay tarps
  • Hay shed