Report Animal Abuse Now
Report Animal Abuse Now

Suspect animal cruelty? Act now!

Emergency Ambulance Service
602.997.7585 Ext. 2073
8 a.m. – 6 p.m. daily

Report Animal Cruelty
Common signs of animal abuse or cruelty include:

Open sores or cuts on the animal’s body
Animal has bruising, bleeding or other apparent injury to his/her anus and/or genital regions
Patches of missing fur
Tick or flea infestation
Extremely thin body
Limping/inability to walk
Witness an owner hitting or beating an animal
Dogs repeatedly left alone (possibly chained) outside without food, water or shelter
Dogs kept outside during extreme heat, cold, rain, snow, etc. with no shelter
A house with an excessive amount of cats
Cowering in fear or acting aggressively (especially when approached by the owner)
Pets left in parked cars (during hot weather)

Fill our our online form to report animal abuse.

If you notice any signs of animal cruelty taking place, please call 602.997.7585 Ext. 2073 (“0” after hours) or fill out our online form to report animal abuse. Services are free and available daily from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

We respond to all animal emergencies involving sick and injured stray animals except in the cities of Mesa, Surprise, Avondale and Peoria, who have their own Animal Control. For animal cruelty, we cover the cities of Phoenix, Scottsdale and Tempe ONLY.  To report animal cruelty in other cities, please call the appropriate number below:

Avondale 623.333.7001
Buckeye 623.349.6400
Chandler 480.782.4130
Fountain Hills 602.252.7840
Gilbert 480.503.6500  or email police@ci.gilbert.az.us
Goodyear 623.932.1220
Glendale 623.930.3000
Mesa 480.644.2211
Paradise Valley 480.948.7410
Peoria 623.773.8311
Phoenix 602.997.7585 Ext. 2073 or 602.262.6151
Queen Creek 602.876.1681
Scottsdale 602.997.7585 Ext. 2073 or 480.312.5000
Sun City 602.256.1011
Surprise 623.222.4000

For municipalities not listed, call your local police or county sheriff’s office.

If you have information about an unsolved animal cruelty case, call Silent Witness at 480.WITNESS (948.6377). You can remain anonymous and could receive a cash reward up to $4,000.

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