Animal Welfare collects gifts for shelter animals during ‘Operation Silent Night’

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE)- The City of Albuquerque’s Animal Welfare Department wants your help making the holidays happy for homeless pets.

Operation Silent Night is collecting comfort gifts for shelter animals. They’re looking for toys, beds, and treats. Donations can be dropped off now through December 24 at all Animal Welfare Department shelters as well as several businesses.

The shelter is in need of small toys, treats, beds, brushes, wand toys, scratchers, blankets and towels for cats. Dogs are in need of beds, enrichment toys, collars, harnesses, towels, Kong toys, and treats.

You can also support animals by selecting Kennel Kompadres as your charity of choice when shopping on Amazon. A percentage of your purchases will benefit Kennel Kompadres.

Donation Drop-off locations

  • Eastside Shelter-  8920 Lomas Blvd. NE
  • Westside Shelter- 11800 Sunset Gardens SW
  • Lucky Paws: 6600 Menaul Blvd. NE
  • Clarks Pet Emporium – 4914 Lomas Blvd. NE, 87112
  • Clarks Pet Emporium- 11200 Menaul Blvd. NE 87111
  • Petco- 10700 Lomas Blvd. NE, 87112 
  • Petco- 3601 Old Airport Rd. NW, 87114
  • Boofy’s Best for Pets- 8201 Golf Course Rd.
  • United Paint & Body- 2401 4th NW, 87102 
  • Groomingdales Pet Spa- 7321 San Antonio Drive NE 
  • Groomingdales Pet Spa-  405 Montaño Rd NE #7, 87107
  • Barking Bad Grooming- 3712 Central Ave. SE, 87108

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