To report a lost or found pet in Bristol, please contact the shelter at 401-253-4834. After speaking with an Animal Control Officer, please contact the Friends of the Bristol Animal Shelter. Information to Include
Please include as much of the following as possible:
Recent photo of pet
Name of pet
Description of the fur; long or short haired, color, or any identifying markings
Is he/she neutered or spayed
Is he/she wearing a collar; if yes, color
Are there any tags on the collar; if yes kind and do they contain your contact information
For cats: is he/she declawed; if yes, fronts only or fronts and backs
Last seen location; make sure to include as much info as possible: street names, direction of travel, town/city, and state
Length the pet has been missing
Any additional information you feel may be relevant
Way to contact you if someone sees the pet or has them; we recommend phone number or email address
Other Ways to Help
The following is a list of additional ways to help you find your missing pet:
Call local shelters and vet offices and report your pet missing.
Check with your neighbors for sightings and notify them of your missing pet. Especially in the winter time, if you are missing a cat, have your neighbors check their garages and sheds.
Place posters of your pet with your contact information and the shelter’s contact information around your neighborhood.
Call your local paper and have them post your missing pet in the lost and found section of the classifieds.