Animal Cruelty Stops with You!

Have you witnessed animal cruelty or neglect?
Thanks to our Cruelty Response System project, you may now file non-emergency complaints of animal cruelty occurring anywhere in Vermont online or with a phone call (1.877.9HUMANE).

Please note: if the animal is in immediate danger, please contact your local law enforcement agency or 911.

To Report Animal Cruelty Online:
Visit ReportAnimalCruelty.com to file a complaint of animal cruelty or neglect.

To Report Animal Cruelty by Phone:
The following agencies will be able to get your complaint into the right hands for investigation:

  • (Addison) Homeward Bound Animal Welfare Center
    (802) 388-1100
  • (Bennington) 2nd Chance Animal Center
    (802) 375-2898
  • (Caledonia) Caledonia County Sheriff’s Department
    (802) 748-6666
  • (Chittenden) Humane Society of Chittenden County
    (802) 862-0135
  • *Burlington Only* Burlington Police Department
    (802) 658-2700
  • (Essex) P.E.T.S. of the Kingdom
    (802) 673-3791
  • (Franklin) Franklin County Sheriff’s Department
    (802) 524-2121
  • (Grand Isle) Humane Society of Chittenden County
    (802) 862-0135
  • (Lamoille) North Country Animal League
    (802) 888-5065
  • (Orange) Orange County Sheriff’s Department
    (802) 685-4875
  • (Orleans) P.E.T.S.of the Kingdom
    (802) 673-3791
  • (Rutland) Rutland County Humane Society
    (802) 483-6700
  • (Washington) Central Vermont Humane Society
    (802) 476-3811
  • (Windham) Windham County Humane Society
    (802) 254-2232
  • (Windsor) Lucy Mackenzie Humane Society
    (802) 484-5829
  • (Windsor) Springfield Humane Society
    (802) 885-2174

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