Assemblyman Gary Finch will collect pet care products for the Finger Lakes SPCA of CNY during his annual holiday drive.
"During the holiday season, giving is on all of our minds,” Finch said in a news release. “The dedicated staff and volunteers at the Finger Lakes SPCA work hard all year-round to take care of the animals who will become our treasured friends, our beloved pets. Our holiday drive is about making sure they have the resources they need to provide these animals with a happy home until they find a forever home. I’m encouraging all of my constituents who are able to donate.”
The following products and cleaning supplies are sought: non-clumping and clay cat litter, small litter boxes, canned cat and dog food, dry cat and dog food, towels, washcloths, Kongs and Nylabones, cardboard cat scratchers, cat and dog toys, enrichment puzzles and toys, bottles and nipples for kittens, liquid bleach, liquid laundry detergent, paper towels, 13- and 55-gallon trash bags, hand sanitizer, antibacterial dish soap, glass cleaner, Pine Sol and disinfectant wipes.
Donations can be dropped off at the following locations:
• Assemblyman Finch's district office, 69 South St., Auburn (particularly large items that might not fit in boxes)
• Auburn Memorial City Hall, 24 South St., Auburn
• Cayuga County District Attorney's Office, 95 Genesee St., Auburn
• Cayuga County Mental Health Office, 146 North St., Auburn
• Cayuga County Office Building, 160 Genesee St., Auburn
• Cayuga County Sheriff's Office, 7445 County House Road, Auburn
• Seymour Library (main lobby), 176 Genesee St., Auburn
For more information, or to arrange pickup, call Finch's office at (315) 255-3045.