Report Animal Cruelty

If you suspect an animal is being abused or neglected, Contact your local law enforcement agency / sheriff's department or submit an online form below. The information you provide is confidential.

If this is an emergency, please call 911.

  • For livestock reports, Animal Industry Board at 605-773-3321.
  • Minnehaha County and McCook County 605-367-7000 
  • Lincoln County and  Turner County 605-764-5651

Report Animal Cruelty Here

Our ability to conduct a successful investigation depends on the information that you provide. An email address is required so we can confirm receipt of your report and contact you for additional details as necessary. The personal information you provide is confidential.