To Report Suspected Animal Cruelty, Neglect or Abuse
Call The Humane Agent on duty at 740-644-2200. Leave a message, as she is often out in the field, or contact local law enforcement agency.
Calls may remain anonymous.
Newark has its own Humane Agent program. Reports of abuse and neglect there should be made to Newark’s Animal Control Officer at 740-670-7277.
Categories to report: Animal abuse, beating, or other cruelty
Improper feeding of animals, Inadequate or no freshwater,
Inadequate or improper shelter, Improper care
Unsanitary conditions, Animal has been abandoned by an owner
Stray dogs roaming the streets (with or without identification) should be reported to the Licking County Dog Shelter. Contact them at 740-349-6562.