Yellowstone Wildlife Sanctuary
 Providing lifelong sanctuary to non-releasable native Montana wildlife and sharing a message of education and conservation

Do You Have Something to Donate?
We accept in-kind donations daily!

We can't accept everything, but there are lots of items we need on a daily basis! Below we have provided some guidelines and suggestions for items that we can accept. If there is something you wish to donate that you do not see below, please feel free to call us and we will let you know if it is something we can take.Why throw something away when it can be put to good use? Our animals and staff thank you for it!        
FOOD GUIDELINES
  • Beef, chicken, wild game: no more than two years old, must come from a professional processor, cannot be seasoned. *we cannot accept pork*
  • Fresh Produce: fruit, vegetables (no onions, garlic, or peppers)
  • Dog food (high quality and organic food only) 
  • Dog treats
  • Cat treats
  • Cat food
 
ITEMS LIST
  • Lumber or other building materials
  • Street brooms, sweepers, push brooms
  • General hardware (nails, screws, fencing materials)
  • Hay bales
  • Large boulders for landscaping and habitats
  • Power tools (table saw
  • Shovels, rakes, other yard care supplies
  • Art supplies
  • Microscopes
  • Tarps
  • Ranch equipment
  • Snow blowers
  • Paint, stains, paint brushes
  • Event tents
    

Show your support with a YWS license plate!

Show your support on your vehicle with our license plate featuring Sacajawea the mountain lion! This charitible contribution will help feed our wild residents and purchase enrichment items so they have fulfilling and engaging lives outside of the wild. Follow the link here for more information of our license plates and pricing. 

A Big Thank You From YWS

We couldn't do it without the help of our amazing donors!

Walmart - Billings, Cody, Laurel
Tractor Supply - Laurel
Wyoming Legacy Meats - Cody
Cody Enterprise
True Value - Red Lodge
Back Alley Metals 
Promise Land Tannery
Red Lodge Ales 
Rock Creek Home & Lumber
Red Lodge Area Community Foundation
Pro Cut Lawn Care
The O.P. and W.E. Edwards Foundation