Animal Control

Procure a license for your pet, report a stray or find pertinent information relating to your pet.



Animal Control Contact

Stephanie McCaffrey

856-423-0654 x 116
856-224-0296
smccaffrey@eastgreenwichnj.com

 

Located at: 159 Democrat Road, Mickleton, NJ 08056
Hours: Mon-Thurs 8:30 to 4:30 | Fri 9:00 to 4:30 (Friday Closed for Lunch 1-2)


How May We
Help You Today?



License Your Pet

There are a few steps that you need in order to ensure that you pet is properly licensed in the state of New Jersey. More details can be obtained about licensing your pet's below.


Report a Stray

The quickest way to report any stray animal is to contact the East Greenwich police department at 856-423-4322. You can also contact Gloucester County Animal Shelter at 856-881-2828.


Dog Census

The State of New Jersey requires each municipality to conduct a dog census every two years. A representative will be out knocking on doors asking for information on dogs living in your home.



License Your Pet


Licenses are required for any dog in East Greenwich Township that meets the following criteria: Either 7 months of age or has permanent teeth and, Is kept for more than 10 days Licenses may be obtained at the clerk’s office in the municipal building 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM Monday through Friday The municipal building is located at 159 Democrat Road in Mickleton NJ. Licenses may also be obtained by mail or by placing the below listed items in the “drop box” at the left side of the front door of the municipal building. Our mailing address is: East Greenwich Twp., 159 Democrat Road, Mickleton, NJ 08056 Attn: Dog License Clerk. Self-addressed stamped envelope Copy of rabies certificate valid thru October of the current year Copy of spay/neuter information Name, color, breed and age of dog Your telephone number and email address Appropriate fees

Download: Dog License Application Form


Important Information

*IMPORTANT* – Dog licenses are RENEWED EVERY JANUARY, and are considered LATE on March 1st of each year (see fees and late fees listed below).

Note: Any dog brought into East Greenwich from another state that meets the above criteria must be re-licensed. Dogs brought into East Greenwich from another NJ municipality need to re-license upon their current licenses’ expiration.

What You Need

Whether using mail or the drop box, please enclose the following. All information will be returned in a self-addressed stamped envelope.

Copy of rabies certificate valid thru October of the current year, a copy of spay/neuter information, Name, color, breed and age of dog, your telephone number, email address, and appropriate fees.

How Much Does It Cost?

1 Year Dog License

$ 8.00 for spayed/ neutered dogs
$11.00 for non-spayed/ non-neutered dogs
$10.00 late fee assessed as of March 1st

$41.00 fine per dog if summoned by police for failure to license.

Where

Licenses may be obtained at the clerk’s office in the municipal building 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM Monday through Friday located at 159 Democrat Road in Mickleton NJ.

Licenses may also be obtained by mail or by placing the below listed items in the “drop box” at the left side of the front door of the municipal building.

Our mailing address is: East Greenwich Twp., 159 Democrat Road, Mickleton, NJ 08056 Attn: Dog License Clerk.



Report a Stray


If you spot an animal exhibiting unusual behavior, call the East Greenwich Police Department at 856-423-4322.

You may also call the Gloucester County Animal Shelter at 856-881-2828.



Dog Census


The State of New Jersey requires each municipality to conduct a dog census every two years. A representative will be out knocking on doors asking for information on dogs living in your home. They may leave a notice in your door or mail you a reminder to license your dog. Owners must respond in a timely manor or risk a summonses for unlicensed dog.



Free Rabies Vaccination Clinics


To view a list of the Free Rabies Vaccination Clinics in Gloucester County, click the link below.

http://www.gloucestercountynj.gov/depts/a/shelter/upevents.asp



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East Greenwich Township

Address: 159 Democrat Rd. Mickleton, NJ 08056
Phone: (856) 423-0654



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