How you can help DAWG?

What do you get for the person who has everything?

DAWG is a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation, which operates solely on the generosity of our community. We support our dogs through funds gathered from donations, grants, sponsors, and fundraising events. Without your support we could not continue with our life-saving work. Sponsorship of a DAWG for the next year! Give a gift of $300 or more, which takes care of one dog for an entire year. Email Morgan at to give a gift that “keeps on giving”.

It's Easy to Donate!

Company Matching

Remember to file your
matching contribution form
with your employer.
Donations to DAWG
may be tax-deductible

(consult with your tax
professional); Our Tax ID # is:
Or, mail a check,
payable to DAWG to:

5480 Overpass Road
Santa Barbara, CA 93111

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Our Wishlist:

DAWG is always in need of supplies to help us succeed in our mission, and offer a comfortable environment for our dogs while they await their forever homes. If you can provide any of these items, please stop by the shelter, or call us at (805) 681-0561. Giving from afar? Visit our wishlist and have gifts sent to us directly here.

For Our Dogs:

  • Dog Biscuits – any size, no raw hides pigs ears or bones please
  • Gentle leaders or canny collars for small medium and large dogs
  • Kuranda dog beds
  • Pill Pockets – Greenies
  • Toys – Large – no Tennis balls, please; Large Kong Wobbler treat dispenser\Large Busy Buddy Twist and Treat
  • Large Kibble Nibble food/treat dispenser
    Training/slip leads (6.5′ x 1/2″)
  • Large Deck Scrub Brush
  • Frontline
  • Bona mop and towel replacements

  • White and Colored copy paper
  • Domestic Postage Stamps
  • Ink Cartridges for HP Officejet 6500 E710n-z all-in-one printer
  • Heavy Duty Shredder
  • Portable Air Conditioner for Vet Clinic
  • Portable DVD Player for events and fundraisers
  • Digital Camera
Can’t Decide What to Give?We love gift certificates!amazon-wishlist-button

Contact Information

5480 Overpass Rd
Santa Barbara, CA 93111

Phone: 805-681-0561

Adoption hours: Thursday- Monday
12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Open to the Public:
Everyday from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.