MISSION STATEMENT

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The mission of the First State Animal Center and SPCA is twofold:

WE PROTECT ANIMALS FROM PEOPLEā€¦

by prevention of cruelty and suffering, rescue of the trapped or injured, emergency medical treatment, temporary housing for homeless animals and the reduction of homeless pet overpopulation through targeted spay/neuter and education programs.

AND WE PROTECT PEOPLE FROM ANIMALSā€¦

through our serious commitment in placing only stable, safe and well-adjusted animals into homes where they will thrive while simultaneously educating the public about responsible pet guardianship.