Public Health

The mission of the Butte County Public Health Department (BCPHD) is to protect the public through promoting individual, community, and environmental health. 

Public Health Local Animal Shelters

Whether you're searching for a lost pet or looking to adopt a pet, local animal shelters are a great place to start.


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Butte County Animal Control

(Serves the unincorporated areas of Butte County)
202 Mira Loma Drive, Oroville
530) 891-2907 or (530) 538-7409


Chico Animal Control

(Serves City of Chico and adoptions)
1460 Humboldt Road, Chico
(530) 897-4960


Paradise Animal Control

(Serves the Town of Paradise)
925 American Way, Paradise
(530) 872-6275

Gridley/Biggs Animal Control

(Serves Gridley/Biggs)
685 Kentucky Street, Gridley
(530) 846-4825

Northwest SPCA

(Serves City of Oroville and Unincorporated Areas)
2787 South Fifth Ave., Oroville
(530) 533-7636

Butte Humane Society

(Provides adoption services to City of Chico)
2579 Fair Street, Chico
(530) 343-7917



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Butte County Animal Services
Phone: 530.552.3888
Fax: 530.538.6329

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 Locations and Hours AS - Right Pane

Butte County Animal Services
202 Mira Loma Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

Office Hours
Monday to Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Except Holidays

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Public Health Department

202 Mira Loma Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

Report a Health Emergency
24-Hour Line: 530.552.4000

Danette York, MPH, Director
Dr. David Canton, Health Officer

Public Health Leadership Team