Mission: The blue earth nicollet county humane society (benchs) is a non-profit organization dedicated to finding loving homes for lost, abandoned and neglected animals. Benchs is a regional non-kill shelter serving the needs of the greater mankato area.
Programs: Applied human principles to animals. Fostered and developed the care and humane treatment of animals, owned property for the purpose of operating an animal shelter for the care and disposal of animals, educated and assisted in the promotion of humane care for animals. Homes were found for over 700 cats and dogs in 2014.
we provided the facilities for blue sky veterinary services to hold their mn snap low income spay/neuter clinic several times throughout 2014. This was at no cost to us.
pet food was provided to low income families as often as the food was available. Food used for this program was donated to the shelter.