Our Values


We pursue our mission with honor, fairness and respect. We uphold the values of the City of Adelanto in every action and decision. We are committed to act in good faith, to comply with the rule of law and City of Adelanto policies and regulations.


We are dedicated to a single purpose, fueled by a diversity of thought and action. We serve responsibly as members of all the communities in which we live and work. Our intent is for our staff to represent our diverse population, so we can maximize the relationship between the community and the City of Adelanto.


We remain dedicated to the public and our mission. We hold ourselves to the same standards of excellence that make Animal Care & Control a premier organization. We are committed to discovery and continuous improvement in developing and implementing our programs and services.


We believe that striving to be the best in our work, our ideas, our services and our relationships is the greatest demonstration of our pledge to the community. We are determined to do the best at what matters most. Our success depends on our staff’s ability to deliver the consistent level of excellence expected by all who rely on us.


Animal Care & Control values both our staff and the community and treat them with respect as individuals. We must operate in a climate of openness and trust in which each of us fully grants others respect and cooperation.


In an effort to support our mission, we are willing to take prudent risks. We strive to be proactive, innovative and creative in all we do.