We are a small animal shelter in Central Montana, proudly serving Chouteau county and surrounding areas. Florence Dedman Animal shelter is a non profit shelter that has been in business for over 25 years.
Our main goal is to bring people and adoptable animals together while also ensuring our residents have a happy, clean, comfortable and loving place to call home no matter how long or short their stay.
430 adoptions in 2019 with 483 intakes
We are no longer able to provide boarding, sorry for any inconvenience
Adopted from the Dedman before? We are looking for pictures of previous residents to add to our collage. It can be a picture with their family or by themselves! Send us a message on facebook or email it to
Interested in volunteering? Give us a call or check out the "VOLUNTEERS" tab at the top of the page for more info!
Big "thank you" to PetCo for awarding us a grant this season! Thanks to them we were able to get and additional 10 animals spayed/neutered!
PET OF THE WEEK
Pet of the Week is Butch! Butch is a 10 month old mixed breed. He is neutered and UTD on all vaccines. His adoption fee is discounted to $100!
TRIP OF THE MONTH
You can get your ticket by contacting us at the shelter! Call 406-622-5657 or swing by during business hours. Drawings take place the first Thursday of the month, at the board meeting!
Jan - Nan and Kirby Granger
Feb - Tara and Mort Malek
Mar - Cheryl Johnson
April - Dave and Janet Ryffel
May - John Tadej
June - Laurie Rettig
July - Dave and Elaine Clark