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MCHS

(240) 252-2555 (voice)

(240) 547-4308 (fax)

1300 E. Gude Dr.

Rockville, MD 20850

and

601 S. Stonestreet Ave.

Rockville, MD 20850

Business Hours

11am-5pm

Seven days a week

 
Welcome to Wagging Tails

Wagging Tails

 

Thrift Store

1310 East Gude Drive

Rockville, MD 20850

(three doors down from MCHS)

301.279.0345

Directions

STORE HOURS:

Mon thru Fri  10am-6pm

Sat 10am-5m

Sun 11am-5pm

DONATION DROP-OFF HOURS:

Mon thru Fri  10am-5pm

Sat  10am-4pm

Acceptable donations

Any questions?

Call 301.279.0345 or

Contact: Irene Tercy, Manager

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In-store bidding only

Did You Know?

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Wagging Tails offers gift certificates in all denominations.

They do not expire.

Perfect gift idea for the friend that has everything.

Stop by or call for details.

Wagging Tails Thrift Store has many wonderful gifts for both people and animals. We also sell treasures for the thrift shop enthusiast, so come visit us soon!

All sales benefit the animals!!!

Remember all donations are tax-deductible.

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Congratulations to our most recent basket winner, Cheryl W.

Donation Information:

Thank you for choosing to donate your items to Wagging Tails Thrifts and Gifts. We are part of the Montgomery County Humane Society, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization which shelters, cares for and adopts out homeless, abused and neglected animals in Montgomery County and beyond. All proceeds from the sale of donated items at Wagging Tails support the work of MCHS.

Donation hours:

Donations are accepted Monday through Friday, 10am to 5pm.
Saturday, 10am to 4pm


Donations are accepted at the loading dock in the parking lot behind the store. Please do not leave items at any other time. Shopping center employees clean early in the morning and dispose of all unattended items in the parking lot. Thank you for your cooperation.

We are happy to provide a tax deduction donation slip at the time of donation.

If you need assistance with pick up of large items, or have questions about this service, contact Irene Tercy, Manager.

Please note - Condition of donations: Wagging Tails has limited ability to clean items, and no ability to provide dry cleaning or to make repairs. Therefore, all donations should be clean and in good/working condition.

Items we CAN ACCEPT:

Appliances:

Fans, heaters, microwaves and small dorm refrigerators


All appliances should be clean, safe and in working order.


No damaged cords, please.

Books:

Audio books, either on tape or CD.
Hardback and paperback books.
Books should be clean and free of “musty book smell.”
Books should not be damaged (broken spines/covers, highlighting, underlining).

Clothing:

Clothing for men, women and children including belts, gloves, hats, scarves, shawls and ties.

Clothing should be clean with no stains, holes or missing buttons.

Shoes for men, women and children in good clean condition.

Computer Equipment:

Complete working computers with CPU and monitor (Windows XP and newer, please).


We do not accept spare parts for computers.


Hard drives should be clean and password free.


We also accept new computer equipment and flat screens.

Electronics:

Boom boxes, cameras, DVD players, gaming systems, GPS devices, MP3 players, record players, speakers, stereo equipment, TV’s with a built-in DVD or VHS.


All electronics should be complete and in working condition.

Furniture:

Furniture in good clean condition with no stains, deep scratches or broken parts.

Household items:

China, coffee makers, crystal, framed artwork, lamps, microwaves, mixers, pots and pans, picture frames, pottery, Pyrex dishes, flatware and silverware, small kitchen appliances, telephones, and vases.


All small household appliances should be clean, safe and in working order.


No damaged cords, please.

Jewelry: We accept all jewelry.
Linens:

Dishtowels, napkins, new (unused) sheets or bedspreads, tablecloths, towels, throw pillows, vintage linens.

All linens should be clean and stain-free.

Miscellaneous:

Bicycles, brief cases, canes, CD’s, cell phones, collectibles, craft supplies, videotapes, DVDs, eyeglasses, golf clubs, ice skates, luggage, office equipment, purses, records (LP’s and 45 ‘s), tap dance shoes, toiletries, totes, unused candles, unopened and non-expired food, wicker baskets.

Pet items:

Bird cages, cat trees, crates, small/medium fish tanks, food and water bowls, leashes and collars, non-prescription medicine, towels, toys, unopened and non-expired pet food, unopened litter.


Please make sure that items are clean, complete and rust and/or stain-free.

Toys:

Dolls, games, stuffed animals, toys, new and unopened jigsaw puzzles.


Please make sure that toys are clean, complete and stain-free.

The following is a select list of items we CANNOT ACCEPT

Bed frames Bed pillows Car seats
Computer books Cribs Dog houses
Dog igloos Encyclopedias Exercise equipment
Fax machines Flammables Intimate items
Magazines Mattresses Oversized appliances
Playpens Pornography Scanners
Sofa beds Textbooks VHS tapes
Video tape recorders Weapons  

Because of the CPSIA (Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act - 2008), we also CANNOT ACCEPT the following:
- Children’s clothing with sequins
- Children’s books published before 1986
- Children’s toys with small pieces a child could choke on
- Children’s furniture containing lead paint
- Recalled toys and other items

Please be mindful that donated items we cannot sell must be disposed of at our time and cost, which takes precious resources away from animals in need.

Questions? Please call 301.279.0345 or email our store manager. Thank you again for your donations.

This page last updated 12-8-14

 

 

United Way #8330

Combined Federal Campaign #54823

Maryland Charity Campaign #6035

Federal Tax ID #52-6044968

 



 

601 South Stonestreet Avenue | Rockville, MD 20850
Main Number: (240) 252-2555