BUTLER COUNTY (KDKA) — A local child asked for a different kind of gift for this birthday.

On Facebook, the Butler County Humane Society shared Calvin’s story.

(Photo Credit: Butler County Humane Society/Facebook)

Instead of birthday gifts, he asked for donations to the humane society.

In a picture shared with the post, animal food and animal toys can be seen with Calvin.

“Our animals thank you very much and send many licks and purrs your way,” the humane society posted on Facebook.