Our Mission

The Bangor Humane Society champions the humane treatment and adoption of companion animals, provides quality care for homeless pets, and promotes animal welfare through education and advocacy.

Our Guiding Principles

Treat all animals and people with respect, dignity and integrity.

Work diligently to end companion animal overpopulation by increasing awareness of spay and neuter programs.

Promote adoption of physically and mentally healthy companion animals.

Educate and train caretakers to develop fulfilling and lifelong relationships with their companion animals.

Serve as responsible stewards of our resources. 

Hold ourselves to the highest standards of safety, care and cleanliness. 

Raise public awareness with regard to the humane treatment of all animals.

Use euthanasia only as a last humane option when in the best interest of an animal.