Animal Abuser Registry
The Niagara County Animal Abuser Registry was created in 2015 by an act of the Niagara County Legislature. The complete law may be viewed here.
Anyone convicted of animal cruelty, who resides in Niagara County, is required to submit information to the Niagara County Sheriff's Office. The information will be listed below.
The registry is not retroactive. Convictions prior to the establishment of the registry will not be listed.
Anyone selling, giving away or adopting an animal to another person must check the Niagara County Animal Abuser Registry prior to any change in ownership. Giving, selling or adopting an animal to a person on the Niagara County Animal Abuser Registry is a violation of county law.
For informational use, links to other county registries in New York State are provided below: