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To be advocates for animals... speaking for those who cannot speak for themselves.
To be a participant in the protection, health, safety, and welfare of both people and animals in all areas served by the Division of Animal Services.
To be committed to the humane treatment of animals and their placement into humane environments.
To cultivate a positive work atmosphere for volunteers and staff that will enhance job performance.
To shelter, socialize, and care for lost and unwanted animals.
To promote cooperative governmental, community, and business efforts for animals health and public safety.
To implement programs and provide services to promote responsible pet ownership.
To fully support the County of Santa Barbara and the Division of Animal Services commitment to deliver the highest quality of service to the communities it serves.
We are a division of the public health department. We provide care for stray and unwanted dogs, cats, and rabbits, as well as the occasional bird, rodent, or reptile. Our officer patrol the streets enforcing animal laws within Santa Barbara County. Animal Services accepts, stray, abandoned, and owner turn in animals. We depent on volunteers to help provide quality care to our four legged friends.