Call 911
Call 911 to report animal abuse in progress.

You can report neglect or abuse of any animal in the City.

New York State law defines animal cruelty as a situation where a person causes unjustified harm, pain, or suffering to an animal or neglects an animal's care by not providing it with proper food, water, medical care, or suitable shelter. 

What Happens Next

Officers from your local police precinct will respond when they are not handling emergency situations.

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