Hurricane Harvey Relief – How You Can Help


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Hurricane Harvey Equine Medical Supply Drive

UPDATE: Convoy departure date has been moved up to Tuesday, September 5th, please try to have most of your donations dropped off or delivered to DEFHR by Monday, September 4th.  If you are unable to make that date, don't worry we will still accept donations through Wednesday, September 6th as planned and ship everything down to Texas. Thank you for all your generous support in this effort!

Suggested physical places of purchase: Southern States Cooperative, Tractor Supply Company, Dover Saddlry

Suggested online places of purchase: Amazon, Doctors Fosters and Smith, Pharmaceutical Companies

Dates of Collection: August 31, 2017 through September 6, 2017. (UPDATE: Convoy departs September 5th, remaining donations will be shipped to Texas September 7th.)

Drop Off Location: 1372 Woodbine Road, Woodbine, MD 21797

Drop Off Times: 9:00AM-4:00PM (to drop off after hours call 301-854-5146 to coordinate)

Monetary donations can be made directly to


Here is what they need:

  • 12-16” cotton no-bow bandages
  • 4” adhesive bandage tape (Elastoplast, Elastikon, etc)
  • 4” vet wrap
  • 4x4 or larger gauze pads (non-sterile, sterile, and/or non-adherent)
  • 8-second (or less) oral/rectal thermometer
  • Aloe Heal
  • Anti-fungal shampoo
  • Anti-fungal spray
  • Baby oil
  • Banamine injectable
  • Banamine paste
  • Bandage scissors
  • Betadine Scrub
  • Betadine Solution
  • Breakaway halters
  • Bute injectable
  • Bute paste
  • Chlorhexidine Scrub
  • Chlorhexidine Spray
  • Chlorhexidine-based ointment (Nolvasan, Vetasan, etc)
  • Dawn dish soap
  • Desitin
  • Dexamethasone injectable (2mg)
  • Diapers (newborn - largest size)
  • Duct tape
  • Electrolytes (powder, paste)
  • Epsom Salt Poultice salve
  • Fly boots
  • Fly masks
  • Fly sheets
  • Furazone ointment
  • Gaurdian Horse Mask
  • Gauze rolls
  • Hoof boots (all sizes)
  • Hoof pick
  • Icthammol drawing salve
  • Large sponges (bathing)
  • Lip twitch
  • Medical exam gloves
  • Mineral oil
  • Needles (18-21g x 1”)
  • NeoPolyBac ophthalmic ointment
  • Probiotic powder
  • Rubbing Alcohol
  • Silver Sulfadiazine
  • Small buckets/containers for shampoo/medical scrub
  • Sterile saline
  • Sterile water
  • Stethascope
  • Sulfamethoxazole/Trimethoprim (800mg/160mg)
  • SWAT
  • Syringes (3-60cc)
  • Thrush medication (ThrushBuster, NoThrush Powder, etc)
  • Towels (large and small)
  • Triple Antibiotic Ointment (Neosporin, etc)
  • Tube socks (L-XXL)
  • Ulcer/GastroGard
  • Vaseline
  • Xylazine injectable