Cruelty Prevention

Cases of Interest

The MSPCA's Law Enforcement Officers and Animal Welfare Agents investigate thousands of allegations of animal cruelty every year throughout the 351 cities and towns of Massachusetts. Each Officer is responsible for a territory of over 70 cities and towns, with an average area of approximately 1,500 square miles. Agents assist the officers, travelling as needed across the state. If you wish to report an allegation of animal cruelty, no matter which city or town you live in, please call (617) 522-6008 or (800) 628-5808.

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