The Humane Society of the United States
1255 23rd Street NW, Suite 450
Washington, DC 20037
202-452-1100 or 866-720-2676
Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

In case of emergency

If you have found a stray or injured animal, please call your local animal care and control agency immediately. You can search for your local agency online at

To report a case of animal cruelty, neglect or abuse, please contact your local law enforcement agency. Search for the proper authorities in your area.

If you have a veterinary emergency, please call your local veterinarian or veterinary emergency hospital.

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