How You Can Help


  • Volunteer
    • Onsite walking & bathing dogs, cat socializing, cleaning, laundry, office work
    • Off-site adoption events: Petsmart 280 & Alabaster; Hollywood Feed-Lee Branch
    • Transport drivers for Shelter Partners
    • Special event needs
  • Foster cat or dog in your home or office. We provide all the supplies needed!
  • Mention SHS to friend and family looking to adopt a new pet.
  • Purchase "Fur-Ever Home Cooking with Shelby Humane" cookbook on sale for $20 at our shelter or the Pampered Pet Resort in Hoover
  • Donate
    • Become a Humane Hero and join our monthly giving community.
    • Find out if your employer matches donations made by employees. Your gift to SHS could double in value!
    • Honor and remember loved ones with a tribute gift.
    • Include Shelby Humane Society in your will and estate planning.
    • Make a difference on your wedding day by donating to SHS in honor of your guests.
    • Be a fundraising star! Create a fundraising link for SHS and publish on your social networking sites and email to your friends and family.
    • Help us meet our supply needs by donating items from our wish list or holding supply drive.
    • Say ‘no thanks’ to birthday presents…you’d prefer donations be made to SHS instead.
    • Support Shelby Humane when shopping online or through one of our partner programs
  • Fundraising support


Purchase items from our wish list through and they will be shipped directly to us.  Don't forget to use AmazonSmile!

Supply Wish List
Monetary Donations for Medicine Dawn Dish Washing Detergent


8 1/2 x 11 Copy Paper

Canned Puppy/Kitten Food

Purina Puppy/Kitten Chow

Fold Down Wire Cages

Clorox Bleach

Towels & linens including pillow cases Paper Towels
Paper Towels Fabuloso All Purpose Cleaner
Seamless Stainless Steel Water Buckets Lysol or Similar Floor Cleaner
Fine Point Sharpies (black) AAA Duracell Brand Batteries
Dog Harnesses

Dog Leashes
Cat Collars


  Partner Programs that help Shelby Humane

Donate a Dog Bed to Our Shelter

Just visit Kuranda Dog Beds and follow the "Donate a Bed" link. Choose a bed to send to Shelby Humane Society in Columbiana, AL.

Shopping Online? Follow the link to and your online shopping will benefit Shelby Humane Society! Over 500 retailers will donate a percentage of your purchase to SHS at no additional cost to you. Make sure you sign up for the pop-up window so you never miss a donation!
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support SHS every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as and Amazon will donate 0.05% of the purchase price to SHS. Support SHS simply by walking your dog! Use the Walk for a Dog app each time you grab for the leash. It’s healthy for you, your dog, and benefits SHS.
Our supporters at BarkBox have released a new way to find adoptable pups near you through their BarkBuddy app.  And you can order customized dog gifts and select Shelby Humane as a beneficiary and BarkBox will donate a portion of sales to SHS!