Rescues, Shelters & Carriers
The Division of Agriculture's Animal Health Unit licenses privately run Animal Shelters physically located within the State of Rhode Island, as well as rescues and carriers which operate within its borders.
- List of Licensed Rescues, Shelters and Carriers
- Statistics For Licensed Entities (Updated Monthly)
- DEM Offers Advice on Pet Adoptions
- Emergency Advice For Animal Owners
- Emergency Kennel Listing
- DEM Emergency Response Plan, Sec. 6-8