HSMSC works in our community to promote the humane treatment of animals.
The Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County normally has one cruelty investigator on staff. Currently, this position is open. The Humane Society does not enforce city ordinances, such as spay/neuter. We recommend working with your local government funded animal shelter or the Shelby County Sheriff’s office to enforce city and county ordinances.
Until the position is filled, all complaints reported to the Humane Society are forwarded to the appropriate animal services provider.