Enrichment Program

Iredell County Animal Services and Control's Enrichment Program is designed to provide positive stimulation for shelter pets.  This program relieves the stress of being in a kennel environment. The animals are provided with various treats, toys and we even use aromatherapy.

Primary Needs

These are items we use the most.
  • Chicken broth
  • Aromatherapy oils in the following scents (peppermint, lavender, vanilla, sugar cookie, lemon)
  • Dry puppy food
  • Canned dog food

Additional Items Needed

  • Extra small dog biscuits
  • Peanut butter
  • Spray bottles
  • Kong toys (the type that unscrew)
  • Rawhides (all sizes)
  • Catnip
  • Gallon sized freezer bags
  • Ice trays (old fashioned kind)
  • Cat "play cubes"
  • Scratching posts
  • Gift cards