Animal Cruelty & Abuse Investigation

Every animal has the right to be treated with compassion, and it is our desire to give every animal a better future.

Hours: 7:30am – 6:00pm Monday through Friday
8:00am – 5:00pm Saturday and Sunday

For suspected cases of dog or cat cruelty please contact Pinellas County Animal Services:

Report Suspected Dog or Cat Cruelty

Call Pinellas County Animal Services Dog and Cat Cruelty
Investigations at 727-582-2600

If you are in need of immediate assistance, please call 911.

Get Help With Sick, Injured, or Stray Wildlife/Livestock/Exotics

Call SPCA Tampa Bay’s Wildlife, Livestock & Exotic Animal Hotline at 727-586-3592

Report Suspected Cruelty of Wildlife/Livestock/Exotics

Call SPCA Tampa Bay’s Wildlife, Livestock & Exotic Animal Hotline at 727-586-3592

Your call to SPCA Tampa Bay will start a case file. We act quickly, following the law and working with Pinellas County law enforcement agencies.

Your name will be kept confidential.

We make every attempt to improve the animal’s situation through owner education and persuasion.

When this does not lead to positive results, SPCA Tampa Bay works closely with law enforcement agencies and the State Attorney’s office to investigate and step in to confiscate animals in need.

We follow the case through the court system. SPCA humane officers provide expert testimony to help convict offenders.

Largo Shelter

9099 130th Avenue North
Largo, Florida 33773

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Adoptions Hours:

Monday & Tuesday: CLOSED

Wednesday – Friday: 1:00p.m. - 7:00p.m.

Saturday & Sunday: 10:00a.m. - 6:00p.m.

Intake Hours

Monday: CLOSED

Tuesday - Friday: 1:00p.m. - 6:00p.m.

Saturday & Sunday: 10:00a.m. - 6:00p.m.

Veterinary Center

3250 5th Avenue North
St. Petersburg, Florida 33713

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Veterinary Center Hours:

Monday – Friday: 7:30a.m. – 6:00p.m.*
Saturday: 8:00a.m. – 4:00p.m.

*Closed 12:30p.m. - 2:00p.m. every 3rd & 4th Tuesday of the month

New Dawn Animal Behavior Center

11501A 47th St. North
Clearwater, FL 33762

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New Dawn Animal Behavior Center Hours:

Open Tuesday – Saturday

Closed Sundays and Mondays

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Animal Resource Center

34088 US Hwy 19
Palm Harbor, Florida 34684

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Animal Resource Center Hours:

Sunday - Thursday: 9:00a.m. – 4:00p.m.

Get in touch

Shelter Phone:

Shelter Fax:

Cruelty Investigation Hotline:

Animal Transport:

Pet Behavior Tipline:


Pet & Estate Planning Tools:

Veterinary Center Phone:

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New Dawn Animal Behavior Center Phone:

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