Animal Control and to Report Animal Cruelty
Contact your local Humane Society or SPCA (Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) or your local police department to report animal cruelty, dog fighting, neglect and abandonment.
PSCPA statewide toll-free hotline to report animal cruelty: 1-866-601-SPCA.
To report unsatisfactory conditions in kennel facilities, contact the Dog Law Enforcement Bureau at 1-877-DOG-TIP1.
Other County Information: Humane Society Police Officers Registry (PA State Dept. of Ag.)
In New Jersey:
If you have information regarding animal cruelty or abuse involving pets or wildlife, contact any of the following agencies:
- The Police Department in the municipality in which the animal cruelty or abuse happened.
- The New Jersey Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (NJSPCA) 24 hour hotline for reporting animal cruelty, 800-582-5979. Cases may be investigated by the NJSPCA or referred to a county NJSPCA organization for investigation.
- Phillipsburg, NJ ACO, Vincent Catalli, certified animal cruelty investigator: 610-721-0762
- For reporting animal cruelty or abuse involving livestock, horses, or poultry, contact the New Jersey Department of Agriculture, Division of Animal Health at 609-671-6400 or Manoel.firstname.lastname@example.org
Animal Food Banks
Lehigh Valley Animal Food Bank Ph: 484.851.8000
Pet Friendly Apartment Rental Listings
Pitbull Friendly postings by landlords and those who know of pit friendly rental listings.
Rescues and Shelters
Bully Breed Rescue – Rescue covers Eastern US, from NH to PA
Camp Papillion – All animal rescue in Stroudsburg, PA
The Center for Animal Health and Welfare – No kill shelter in Easton, PA
Modified K9 Pit Bull Rescue – Pit Bull rescue in Wilkes Barre, PA
Outcast Rescue – Pitbull and Rottweiler rescue in Pennsylvania
Pawsitively Purrfect Rescue – Dog and cat rescue organization in PA
Peaceable Kingdom – All animal rescue in Whitehall, PA
The Sanctuary at Haafsville – Lehigh Valley’s only animal sanctuary, located in Fogelsville
LVPAC Store – The official store of the Lehigh Valley Pit Bull Awareness Club, featuring apparel and more.
Low Cost Spay Neuter Information
The Center for Animal Health and Welfare – Spay/neuter clinic, $10 for those in 18042 zip code.
No Nonsense Neutering – High quality, low cost spay/neutering clinics in PA.
Friends of Animals – Animal advocacy group offering low cost/spay neuter certificates online.
Petco, Easton 25th Street Shopping Center Times: Saturday, 10am-12 pm
Petco Bethlehem Easton Ave. Times: Saturday, 10am-12pm
Petco MacArthur Road, Allentown, Times:Saturday, 2:30-4 pm
Petco Pitsburg Times: Call 908-454-6381 times
Check Petco website for exact times and locations in your area.