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.
Monthly Shelter Statistics
- List of Licensed Rescues, Shelters and Carriers
- DEM Offers Advice on Pet Adoptions
- Emergency Advice For Animal Owners
- Emergency Kennel Listing
- DEM Emergency Response Plan, Sec. 6-8