24/7 Animal Cruelty & Abuse Investigation
Every animal has the right to be treated with compassion, and it is our desire to give every animal a better future.
For suspected cases of dog or cat cruelty please contact Pinellas County Animal Services:
Report Suspected Dog or Cat Cruelty
Call Pinellas County Animal Services Dog and Cat Cruelty
Investigations at 727-582-2600
If you are in need of immediate assistance, please call 911.
Report Suspected Wildlife, Livestock or Exotic Animal Cruelty
Call SPCA Tampa Bay’s Wildlife, Livestock & Exotic Animal
Cruelty Investigation Hotline at 727-586-3592
Your call to SPCA Tampa Bay will start a case file. We act quickly, following the law and working with Pinellas County law enforcement agencies.
Your name will be kept confidential.
We make every attempt to improve the animal’s situation through owner education and persuasion.
When this does not lead to positive results, SPCA Tampa Bay works closely with law enforcement agencies and the State Attorney’s office to investigate and step in to confiscate animals in need.
We follow the case through the court system. SPCA humane officers provide expert testimony to help convict offenders.