The Animal Welfare Program (AWP) is part of the Maine Department of Agriculture and based in Augusta. The program assigns humane agents to the various districts in Maine to investigate complaints of suspected abuse, neglect and cruelty.
To report animal abuse, neglect or cruelty:
Maine Animal Welfare Program
28 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0028
Phone: 287-3846 Toll Free: 1-877-269-9200 FAX: 207-624-5043
Web site: http://www.maine.gov/agriculture/aw/index.html
For emergency after business hours, call the Orono Barracks of the Maine StatePolice at 207-866-2121.
An Animal Welfare agent will be paged.If you have a complaint about any State of Maine Humane Agent, contact the Department of Agriculture at 207-287-3871.