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New Mexico State and Local Animal Laws

New Mexico State Statutes

Here is a selection of state laws of special interest for shelters and animal control officers:

New Mexico Animal Cruelty Statute   Livestock Code  
New Mexico Animal Cruelty Statute [PDF]   Dogs and Domesticated Animals [PDF]  
       
Dangerous Dog Act   Pet Sterilization Act  
Dangerous Dog Act [PDF]   Pet Sterilization Act [PDF]  
State and Local Laws

 


New Mexico City and County Ordinances

Click here for APNM's statewide directory of local ordinances, plus related resources.

 

New Mexico Animal Cruelty Hotline:

Agencies that require assistance with animal cruelty cases can call APNM’s Animal Cruelty Hotline at 1-877-5-HUMANE (1-877-548-6263) or 1-505-265-2322, ext. 29. Callers may remain anonymous.

 

 

 

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