Robbie Nelson, aged 23, failed to appear at court where he is facing an animal cruelty charge.
A warrant for his arrest was issued by York Magistrates Court on 17 December last year.
Enquiries are ongoing to find Nelson including multiple address checks and contact with the Department for Work and Pensions and the Job Centre.
If anyone knows of his whereabouts or have information that could help us to find him, please call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 1, and speak to the Force Control Room.
If you would prefer to remain anonymous, please contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.
Please quote reference number 12210262539 when providing details.