How to Investigate Animal Cruelty in NY State – A Manual of Procedures

Table of Contents


Chapter 1. Be Prepared Ahead of Time

Chapter 2. Receiving an Animal Cruelty Complaint

Chapter 3. Investigating an Animal Cruelty Complaint

Chapter 4. Common Complaints

Chapter 5. Special Cases

Chapter 6. Animal Care Standards for Some Common Animals

Chapter 7. Various NYS Laws Dealing With Animals: New York State Laws Page Reference

Appendix I: Selected Case Law – Related to Animals

Appendix II: Animal Shelters & Humane Agencies in New York State

Appendix III: Resource Agencies

Appendix IV: Forms & Supplies List

Appendix V: Fact Sheets & Handouts

Appendix VI: Articles

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