Until the Week of Giving
We are one of the oldest non-profit agencies in Butte County, California, working since 1911 to bring humanitarian care to dogs, cats and other animals. We are a Limited Admission shelter that strives to make our animals as comfortable as possible during their stay with us.
Our Mission: Saving Lives. Finding Homes. Inspiring Compassion.
Our Vision: Butte Humane Society is committed to nurturing and promoting the human-animal bond. It is our vision to:
Provide for the well-being of companion animals.
Reduce the number of unwanted animals through aggressive spay/neuter programs.
Promote the human-animal bond through adoption, education and outreach programs.
Act as an advocate on behalf of animals in need.
We are deeply committed to these goals while ensuring the financial security and stability of the organization for future generations.
Our Values: As Butte Humane Society (BHS) works to promote its mission and vision, it is guided by values that are rooted in, and arise from, Butte Humane Society’s history, traditions, and culture. Therefore, BHS, its staff and volunteers will maintain:
Commitment to the public good
Accountability to the public
Commitment which exceeds the law
Respect for the worth and dignity of animals and individuals
Inclusiveness and social justice
Respect for pluralism and diversity
Transparency, integrity, and honesty
Responsible stewardship of resources
Commitment to excellence
Maintain the public trust
Save Lives. Find Homes. Inspire Compassion.