Treasure Hound Donations/Hours/Procedures

All the merchandise for sale in the Treasure Hound has been generously donated by caring individuals just like yourself.  100% of our sales goes directly to the 100+ dogs/60+ cats/kittens our NO-KILL animal shelter, Friends of Homeless Animals.    All donations to the Treasure Hound are tax deductible!


  •  Monday - Saturday,  10am - 5pm.  
  •  Sunday, 12-5pm.    
  •  We cannot make any exceptions to these hours.   

NOTE:   Property Management does not allow any items to be left outside our donation door at any time. They will dispose of any items left outside our donation door.

Donations Wanted

The Treasure Hound resale shop accepts donations of new and quality, gently used merchandise with all the proceeds going directly to the care of our dogs and cats.  

Items MUST be clean, in working condition.  Clothing/linens must be clean & free from stains/tears.  Furniture must have all parts & be in good, saleable condition.   We do NOT have the resources to repair or fix any items of any kind..

While not all inclusive, some of the items our store can use:

  • Smaller-scale furniture
  • Artwork
  • Household decorative items 
  • New appliances 
  • Jewelry
  • Antiques and collectibles
  • New or gently used linens (including comforters, pillows, blankets, curtains, tablecloths, vintage)
  • SEASONAL decorative items
  • Clothing items
  • Books (including children's, hardbook, paperback, and vintage)
  • Movies
  • and, of course, Pet supplies.

We CANNOT accept:

  • Used electronics 
  • Baby furniture, baby equipment,  carseats
  • Encyclopedia sets, reference books, textbooks
  • Sports equipment 
  • Gym equipment 
  • Very large furniture 
  • Any item with real fur (faux fur is fine)
  • Medical equipment 
  • Golf clubs
  • Bed pillows 
  • Used appliances 
  • VHS/cassette tapes
  • Carpet larger than 5×8
  • Blinds
  • Broken furniture 
  • Used litter boxes 
  • Bird cages
  • Critter cages
  • Aquariums 
  • Oil lamps/oil for lamps 
  • Large stuffed animals 
  • Vacuums
  • Mirrors without frames
  • Filing cabinets
  • Pet medication
  • anything sharp such as knives or weapons (cutlery is fine)
  • magazines older than two years old

Donation Procedures at The Treasure Hound:  

If you have any question as to whether we will accept particular items you are interested in donating, please call ahead.

AT THE SHOP:    Please leave your donation in your vehicle & come in to notify the cashier of your donation.   You will be directed to the side donation door to make your dropoff & to fill out your tax deductible receipt.

NOTE:  If you need assistance with unloading your donation, please let us know and we'll try to help to the best of our ability.    

Donations cannot be brought inside the front door of the shop. Based on the donation times listed above and for the safety of our volunteers/staff, we will not open the side donation door after 5 pm. We cannot make ANY exceptions for donations after 5pm.  While we appreciate your kind generosity, we will simply request you bring your donations back during donation hours. We appreciate your understanding.

Donation Pickups:

At this time, we do not have the capacity to make any furniture/donation pickups.  



For more information on items we can accept, or to make arrangements for a large donation, contact us at 703-263-9073.