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Photo: Stop Cruelty to Animals

“I believe that animals deserve our protection, which is why I continue to take a strong position on animal abuse and neglect.”
– State Attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle.”

The Office of State Attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle has long been committed to combating Animal Abuse.  Animal Abuse prosecutions are coordinated and supervised by a Chief Assistant  State Attorney and every case is carefully evaluated and assigned. The unit investigates and prosecutes cases involving harm or injury to any animal, or extreme neglect.

Contact Information


Office of the State Attorney

Animal Cruelty Unit

1350 NW 12th Avenue
Miami, FL 33136


Phone: (305) 547-0520

Staff Contact

Kathleen Hoague

Chief Assistant State Attorney

Devoting Resources to Combat Animal Cruelty