The Iowa City Animal Care and Adoption Center will host its annual Holiday with the Hounds this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Visitors will be able to bring gifts for animals and spend time with the pets. Cookies and cocoa will be provided, The Center is also looking for gift cards to purchase supplies.
The shelter is located at 4852 Sand Road.
The Center sent the following wish list for their pets.
DRY PET FOODS: Animal Center pets are fed the following foods because a consistent, healthy diet lowers their stress level and improves their general wellness. Gift-givers may find these foods at local pet supply stores or veterinarians' offices: NutriSource Senior Cat Weight Management, Chicken and Rice Recipe; NutriSource for Cats and Kittens, Chicken and Rice Recipe; Fromm Classic for Dogs, Chicken and Rice Formula; Iams for Dogs, Low Residue; Hills i/d Dog Food; and OxBow rabbit food
TOYS AND CHEWS: Cat toys (especially soft ones); cat wand toys; Nylabones, squeaky toys and any kind of tough toys for dogs; large rawhides; bully sticks; hard fillable marrow bones; and soft dog treats (Wellness Brand is a favorite); chew sticks and toys for rabbits, hamsters, guinea pigs and rats
•Scoopable unscented cat litter
•Small washable cat beds
•Plastic cat carriers / transport crates
•Small, deep crocks for water
•Large bath towels, small blankets, and flat bed sheets
There are also collection boxes at pet stores across Iowa City and Coralville.