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About Us

Mission, Vision Statement and Values

About Us

Mission, Vision & Values

Mission Statement

The mission of SAFE Haven for Cats is to use no-kill principles and education to save cats’ lives through rescue, adoption, spay/neuter services and community programs.

Vision Statement

To be the industry leader in ending euthanasia to control animal population and eliminate pet homelessness.

Core Values

SAFE Haven for Cats believes:

  • Every animal and human at SAFE Haven is an individual being with personality, feelings, intrinsic worth and value. As such, they will be treated with respect and care in a non-judgmental, safe environment.
  • We will always exist as a 501(c)(3) no-kill organization and strive to find homes for every adoptable, treatable and recoverable cat we take.
  • Community volunteers are a vital part of our success and we acknowledge and celebrate their contributions.
  • Affordable sterilization, community education and trap / neuter / vaccinate / return are proven methods to stop euthanasia as a means of population control for companion animals.
  • We will not adopt out an animal before sterilization.
  • We will not euthanize an animal except in the case of illness, injury or other condition from which they cannot recover, and then only by lethal injection.
  • Partnering, collaborating and advocating with other organizations and government agencies increases our ability to benefit these animals and save lives.

 

Featured Cat

My name is Merrick and I am ready for adoption. Learn more about me!
Merrick
Male - Adult

Upcoming Events

CANCELED – Fill A Truck

April 11 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Support SAFE Haven by purchasing much-needed items from our wish list! At the Walmart in Wake Forest...

CANCELED – Adoption Event at PetPeople

April 25 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. Are you thinking about adding a new cat to your family? Join us for a ...

CANCELED – Bottle-Feeding Orphan Kittens

April 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. Yes, these bottle babies are super cute, and their care is both an art...

CANCELED – May Volunteer Information Session

May 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. Do you love cats and want to help your community? Then consider joinin...

Cat Communication

May 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cats talk with their whiskers?! A cat’s body is one giant communication tool, and you can learn ho...

Adoption Event at PetPeople

May 30 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Are you thinking about adding a new cat to your family? Join us for a kitty meet and greet at PetPeo...