Reporting Cruelty/Abuse

Reporting Animal Abuse

Animal cruelty and neglect are against the law.
If you witness any type of animal abuse please contact one of the following organizations:


Louisville Emergency – Call 911

Metro Animal Services
3705 Manslick Road
Louisville, KY 40215
502-361-1318
For Service Requests: 502-363-6609
E-mail: animals@louisvilleky.gov

If the above center cannot be reached, call:
Louisville Metro Police:
502-574-LMPD (5673)

Jefferson County Sherriff:
502-574-5400

If you still do not feel that your concerns are being taken seriously, get some attention by contacting the local media:

  •     Louisville Courier Journal
  •     WHAS 11 (ABC)
  •     WAVE 3 (NBC)
  •     WLKY 32 (CBS)
  •     FOX41 (FOX)