WHO WE ARE
Friends of the Palm Springs Animal Shelter is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, which operates the city’s animal shelter. The Palm Springs Animal Shelter is an open admissions municipal shelter serving the city of Palm Springs and providing programs for animals, pets and pet owners across the Coachella Valley.
We believe every animal deserves a loving, safe, healthy environment in which they can thrive.
We envision a world where all animals are treated with kindness, compassion, and respect.
We transform lives through extraordinary animal care and advocacy. We inspire compassion and positive relationships between the community and animals through direct action and humane education.
We will have the courage and tenacity to:
- fight for the humane treatment of animals
- promote our no-kill philosophy
- operate with transparency and integrity
- foster teamwork and collaboration
- demonstrate respect and kindness