We Can’t Accept These Items

Sorry, we cannot accept the following:

8-track tapes/playersAquariumsBagless vacuum cleanersBed frames/ mattresses
Bed pillowsBird cagesCar seatsCribs / playpens
Computer monitorsComputer books and textbooksConstruction materialsDog houses, dog igloos
Entertainment centers, media armoiresExecutive desksExercise equipmentFax machines
FlammablesFoodIntimate itemsLarge appliances
Large china hutchesMagazinesMedicationsPhones of any type
Pianos / organsPornographyScanners / printersSewing machines in cabinets
TVs without remotesVHS tapes / cassette tapesVideo tape recordersWeapons

Because of the government regulations (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.

We do not take leftovers from community and church yard sales.

Questions? Please call (301) 279-0345  ~ Thank you again for your donations.

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