Who To Call in Armstrong County

Neglect/cruelty/humane issues
Dog fighting      *      Foreclosure
Owned pets left in home/on property

Humane Officer O’Donnell (724) 954-9515
Humane Officer Phillips, (724) 571-7648


Stray dogs, dogs running at large
Dog bites/quarantines * Damage claims
Damage to livestock (dog/coyote)
Kennels/hoarders (non-cruelty)
Dog license/ rabies check

Dog Warden Matthew Patrick 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday – Friday   (724) 525-6490
Click the following links for information on the
PA dog laws including dogs running at large and the Puppy Lemon Law,or dangerous dogs, 


Medical emergencies (non-owned) animals
Regular work hours: call Orphans of the Storm at 724-548-4520, or after hours call 911 and ask them to contact Orphans of the Storm.


Emergencies involving animals
Natural disasters * House/barn fires
Motor vehicle accidents
Evacuating animals in immediate danger

Call 911 to ask them to engage the Armstrong County Animal Response Team (ACART).


Stray dogs/dogs running at large
Dog bites/quarantines
Noise complaints (barking)
Dog fighting    *    Foreclosure
Livestock running at large

Local and State Police