Belleville Area Humane Society (BAHS)

Belleville Area Humane Society is a non-profit organization committed to providing shelter, care, and adoption services for homeless animals in Belleville and the surrounding areas. We promote the welfare and humane treatment of animals through education, advocacy, and outreach. At BAHS, we take pride in our state-of-the-art facility that provides a comfortable and safe environment for our animals. Our staff and volunteers are highly trained and dedicated to ensuring the best possible care for our furry friends. We also offer a range of educational programs and resources to help promote responsible pet ownership and animal welfare in the community. Consider making a donation, becoming a volunteer, or adopting a furry friend from BAHS today and help us make a difference in the lives of animals in need.


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Our Mission and Vision

Our mission at Belleville Humane Society is to provide compassionate care and shelter to animals in need, while also promoting responsible pet ownership and educating the community about animal welfare. We strive to find loving and permanent homes for every animal that comes through our doors, and to ensure that they receive the medical attention and behavioral support they need to thrive. We also work to reduce pet overpopulation through spay/neuter programs and encourage a humane approach to animal management. Our ultimate goal is to create a community where every animal is valued and treated with kindness and respect.

Our vision for Belleville Humane Society is to create a world where every animal is valued and respected as an essential part of our community. We aspire to be a leader in animal welfare, providing the highest quality care and services to animals in need. We envision a future where every animal has access to the medical care, behavioral support, and resources necessary to live a happy, healthy life. We aim to cultivate a culture of compassion, where people recognize the inherent value of all living beings and act accordingly. We also strive to create a society where responsible pet ownership is the norm, and pet overpopulation is no longer a problem. With our vision and dedication, we believe we can make a significant difference in the lives of animals and the people who love them.


Belleville Area Humane Society

PO Box 23057
Belleville, IL 62223-0057