Animal Laws

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Harris County Animal Regulations & State Animal Cruelty Laws

Harris County Animal Laws

Dangerous Dog Regulations

Dangerous Wild Animals Regulation

Leash Law


Rabies Vaccinations

Roadside Vendor Law

Animal Cruelty

To report animal cruelty:

To report dog fighting:

You have three options when contacting Crime Stoppers:

  • Call 713.222.8477
  • Text 274637 and report your information
  • Go to, scroll to the bottom of the page and download the mobile app