Find a Treasure – Help an Animal!

Whether you are looking for that one of a kind collectible, a unique piece of gently-used clothing, holiday themed decorative housewares, a new toy and bandana for your four- legged friend or just something to catch your fancy, you may want to check out our thrift shop. You never know what you may find!

Large selection of discounted items including small appliances, houseware items, woman’s clothing, framed prints and pet supplies! 100% of all sale proceeds benefit the rescue and care of the cats and dogs of Animal Advocates!  



Our shop is located at:

35 Wabash Street
Pittsburgh, PA
(West End, off Steuben Street)
Phone: 412-928-9837

Minutes from I-376, I-279 and Rt e51

Current hours:

Monday: 11am-2pm
Tuesday: 12-3pm
Thursday: 10:30am-4pm
Friday: 12-3pm
Saturday: 11am-3pm
Sunday: closed

(Since we are staffed by volunteers, you may want to call us in case a volunteer called off.)

All sales benefit the animals and activities of Animal Advocates.
Shop volunteers and donations are welcome.

While visiting Animal Advocates, why not make a day of it and visit the historic West End’s shops, food establishments and library?

Also available at our shop, ElfCat earrings, hand-crafted exclusively for Animal Advocates by one of our volunteers. Precious stones such as jade and onyx, glass beads, pearls, and Swarovski crystal are some of the materials used.  Affordably priced, they perfect gift for any occasion -- or for yourself. 100% of the proceeds goes to Animal Advocates.

We accept donations of items for our thrift shop including:

Gently worn better women’s clothing
Pet items
Holiday themed decorations
Small appliances and electronics

Because of limited space we cannot accept:

Large appliances or computers
Books and encyclopedias
Out of season clothing

Men’s or children’s clothing
Large or bulky sports equipment
Furniture or mattresses

Because of our philosophy we do not accept any fur, leather, down or silk items.

It is highly recommended to call ahead before bringing in donations.
Animal Advocates is a registered 501(c)(3). Donations are tax-deductible.