Our Mission: Saving Lives. Finding Homes. Inspiring Compassion. Established in 1911, we are one of the oldest non-profit agencies in Butte County, CA. We are a Limited Admission shelter committed to supporting the homeless animals in our community by: Reducing the number of unwanted animals through spay/neuter programs; Promoting the human-animal bond via education and outreach programs; and Acting as an advocate for animals in need.