Local animal control agencies exist to protect and assist the public with all sorts of issues that involve animals. Animal control helps out with everything from stray dogs to wild animals on private property.
If you have a situation involving an animal, please call your local animal control officer.
Coyote Information Line
Department of Environmental Management (DEM)
Got fowl? The RI DEM, Division of Agriculture/Animal Health is requesting that owners of chickens, turkeys, ducks and other fowl to register. "In case of an outbreak within New England, the information provided will be used to contact the owner of the birds in order to convey the situation at hand and practice surveillance measures of birds found within the infected zone." For more information, visit http://www.dem.ri.gov/programs/bnatres/agricult/avianflu.php
Download the RI DEM Voluntary Information Form – Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza