Help the Animals, Inc.

We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit, no-kill animal shelter dedicated to providing a safe haven for homeless pets until they can be placed in responsible, loving homes.


All items sold at the shelter are to benefit HELP the Animals, Inc.

Flea Treatment

One Month Application of Advantage® II Flea Treatment.Advantage® II is gentle enough for use on puppies age 7 weeks and older.

  • Kills fleas within 12 hours of initial application
  • Kills reinfesting fleas within 2 hours (i.e., fleas jumping on the dog after the product has been applied for 12 hours)
  • Kills lice on dogs
  • Is waterproof (a non-detergent based shampoo is recommended)

WARNING: Do not apply the incorrect dog/cat or size application to your pet. Weigh your pet before purchasing!

$10: Toy (10lbs & under)
$11: Small (11 - 20lbs.)
$11: Med (21 - 55lbs.)
$13: Large (over 55lbs.)

$10: Small (5 - 9lbs.)
$10: Large (over 9lbs.)

Heartworm Preventative

You must provide verification that your dog has been tested for heartworm within the last year and that you have given a HW preventative consistently since that time, to purchase HW preventative for your dog at the shelter.

$6: Small (up to 25lbs.)
$6: Med (25 - 50lbs.)
$8: Large (51 - 100lbs.)

The Help Quilt

A book that is a very moving collection of happy stories about adoptions at our shelter, by former shelter director Deb Force.

"I have a special sentiment for the lyrics of Desperado, and would often sing it to Ginger." "You better let somebody love you before it's too late". -Deborah Force

Now available for purchase online for $25, which includes $5 shipping handling for each book. These are very nice quality soft cover books. Supply is limited.

Optionally, you can mail a check for $25 to:

Help the Animals, Inc.
P.O. 117
Richmond, In 47375

Be sure we have the address that you would like your book(s) mailed to.

Or save the shipping and handling charge, and pick up your copy at the shelter.