You deserve to know
who you’re adopting to

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it works

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How it works

  • Confirm

    Know who it is you're adopting to by checking any form of photo identification.

  • Search

    Look them up in our system, making sure that they have no criminal history of animal abuse.

  • Adopt

    Make an educated decision about who you adopt to.


Protect the animals you love

The Animal Abuse Defence Registry is an registered non-profit, online resource for breeders, shelters, pet stores, farmers, and even individuals like you. We provide instant results as to whether or not the person you’re adopting an animal to has been convicted of animal-cruelty related charges. The site also includes a forum, blog discussion topics important to you, keeping you safe and informed.

Clint Ingham
Clint Ingham

The Animal Abuse Defence Registry is a great resource for anyone needing to adopt out an animal. As a pet owner, I feel safer adopting from businesses who are sincerely concerened with the safety and well-being of the animals.