Indiana Raptor Center Wish List

Wish list for Indiana Raptor Center

Patti Reynolds Takes Care of Administrative Work

Office work is a big part of making sure our birds get the care they need. Here, Patti Reynolds takes care of administrative tasks.

The following items and products are things that Indiana Raptor Center needs to operate. By purchasing and donating these items, you help us reserve our cash funds for food purchase, veterinary bills, and other expenses. You can purchase many of these items on Amazon and have them shipped directly; just be sure that the shipping papers list your name and address as the sender so that we can send you a donation letter. You may also purchase items and ship them (call us first for shipping address), or make an appointment to deliver them in person. Items are categorized below for easy reference.

What We Need


  • Electrician – power to barns for heating and cooling
  • Carpenter – cage construction and maintenance


  • Box fans
  • Oil heaters – radiator style
  • Rakes and shovels – new
  • Pliers – needle nose and regular
  • Gas-powered snow blower
  • Wheel barrow (new or no rust)
  • Duct tape
  • Collapsible garden hoses
  • Sisal Rope (1/4” and 3/16”)
  • Medium cable ties – bags of 1000, black or white
  • Painting supplies – new brushes, rollers, pans, edgers,pan liners, plastic drop cloths, extender handles

Work Supplies

  • Paper Towels
  • Non-latex disposable gloves – M and L
  • Batteries – 9V, C, D
  • Trash Bags – 13 and 30 gal, also construction
  • Dawn liquid soap – Blue
  • Antibacterial liquid hand soap
  • New brooms and dustpans
  • Scotchbrite dish scrubbers
  • Fiskars large scissors/kitchen shears
  • Liquid laundry detergent – Free & Clear
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Brand new spray bottles
  • Clorox wipes
  • Swiffer pads and (antimicrobial) floor cleaner

Animal Supplies

  • Old or new towels, blankets and sheets
  • Adam’s flea and tick spray
  • Friskies canned cat food – shreds
  • Wild bird seed – oil sunflower or mixed
  • Suet cakes, no-melt
  • Cement mixing tubs (for water baths)
  • Daisy mats – new

Building Supplies

  • Pea gravel

Gift Cards

  • Lowe’s
  • Menard’s
  • Bear Hardware (Nashville, IN)
  • Staples
  • Jiffy Lube
  • Gasoline
  • IGA (Nashville, IN)

Office Supplies

  • Postage stamps
  • 8½ x 11 printer paper – white
  • 8½ x 11 premium glossy photo paper
  • Ink cartridges – HP 950 XL and 951