Law Enforcement Quick Links

This section is meant to provide law enforcement just-in-time support in cases of cruelty or neglect.

Do you want to.....

……get guidance on a cruelty or neglect case from the WI DATCP Animal Welfare Programs Manager?

Contact Dr. Yvonne Bellay at 608-224-4888 or Yvonne.Bellay@wisconsin.gov.   

…..evaluate a horse’s body condition?

Check out the Henneke Body Condition Chart and Video:

Chart: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henneke_horse_body_condition_scoring_system

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LY3yVC4l8K4

…..get help with large animal emergency rescue and response?

                  Contact the Wisconsin Large Animal Emergency Response who provides support for large animal emergencies, especially horses and cattle.

                  http://wlaer.org/

….. contact a Wisconsin humane officer or determine if your part of Wisconsin has a humane officer?

https://datcp.wi.gov/Pages/Programs_Services/FindHumaneOfficer.aspx

…..figure out if what you’re seeing in an animal is abuse or disease?

Please contact a local veterinarian licensed in the state of Wisconsin.