Officer Martinez carries out two puppies from neglect

Report Animal Cruelty

Report animal cruelty to the PSPCA

Call 866-601-7722 or fill out our online form to report animal cruelty.

The PSPCA Humane Law Enforcement program is the only operation of its kind in Philadelphia and the 22 additional counties we serve throughout Pennsylvania. Our HLE Officers enforce the cruelty laws under the authority granted by state statute 22 Pa.C.S.A. Chapter 37 (HSPOS). In 2019, our officers rescued 1,103 animals through 6,154 investigations.

What is animal cruelty?

Stray animals in Philadelphia

If you found a stray animal in Philadelphia, click here for information on how to help.