We value the intrinsic dignity and worth of each cat and acknowledge their history and place in the natural landscape.

We value the relationship between people, the earth, and all animals and acknowledge that the inherent interests of all sentient beings must be given equal consideration.

We value people and their compassion for cats.

We value actions that advance cats’ best interests.

We value teamwork as a means to achieve common goals.

We value learning as a means to guide our work to protect and improve the lives of cats.

We value our right as Americans to organize and speak freely