​​There are several avenues available for reporting dog and cat breeders in Missouri, as follows:


To report unlicensed breeders, click here:  Operation Bark Alert


To report substandard conditions at a dog or cat breeder's facility, click here:  ACFA Program Inquiry


To follow up on either of the above complaints, you can contact Matt Rold, ACFA Coordinator at 573-751-3076 or Matt.Rold@mda.mo.gov.



Additionally, for anyone with information about unlicensed dog breeders, substandard dog breeders or pet stores (and the sale of sick dogs from dog breeders or pet stores), you can file a complaint with the Missouri Attorney General's Agriculture & Environment Division by clicking here:  Canine Cruelty Complaint


To follow up on a complaint filed with the Attorney General's office, you can contact Shawna Bligh at 573-751-8847 or by email at Shawna.Bligh@ago.mo.gov




If you encounter animal abuse/neglect, or sick and injured strays, please report it to any of the following Animal Abuse Hotlines:


Humane Society of Missouri 

Animal Cruelty Task Force at 314-647-4400 OR 800-383-9835



Citizens Service Bureau (St. Louis City) 

314-622-4800



Stray Rescue of St. Louis (St. Louis City)

314-771-6121 ext 232



St. Louis County Animal Care and Control (including violations of tethering ordinances)

314-615-1777  or 314-615-0650   (for non-business hours: 314-889-2341)



Kansas City Animal Control (Kansas City) 
816-513-1313  (after 7pm, contact KCPD at 816-234-5111)


Jefferson County Humane Society (Jefferson County)

INVESTIGATIONS ONLY

314-952-6413



Missouri and Illinois Bi-State Wildlife Hotline

1-855-945-3435  OR  636-492-1610  OR  wildlifehotline.com



Pet FBI

Info about what to do if you've lost a pet:  petfbi.org​​




Lost companion animals (in the St. Louis area):

St. Louis Lost Pets has info on what to do if you find / lose a pet in the St. Louis area:  St.Louis Lost Pets 

 




​​If you encounter sick or injured birds, please contact the following:


World Bird Sanctuary (for birds of prey such as hawks, falcons, owls, eagles etc as well as waterfowl such as herons, pelicans, swans)

636-861-1392  OR  worldbirdsanctuary


Wild Bird Rehabilitation(for songbirds and yardbirds such as robins, cardinals, bluejays, sparrows, etc)

314-426-6400  OR  wildbirdrehabilitation​​

               Animal  Hotlines

Missouri Alliance for Animal Legislation

                 

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