Report Animal in Distress

Report an animal in distress

BC SPCATo report an animal in distress—including wildlife—please call the toll free Animal Cruelty Reporting Hotline at:


The call centre is open seven days per week;

Mon to Fri: 9:00 am to 5:30 pm
Sat & Sun: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

If this is an animal emergency outside of these hours,
please contact your » local police department or » RCMP.

BC SPCA special constables respond to all complaints of animal cruelty and neglect and try to work with animal guardians to educate them on animal protection laws and proper care required for their animal.