Dog License Information


Dog licenses must be obtained for all dogs over six months of age. Proof of rabies vaccination must be produced before the license will be issued. Rabies vaccination must be current through November of the license year in order to comply with the New Jersey State Department of Health requirement that the expiration date of the rabies vaccination expire no more than two months prior to the end of the licensing period of January 31.

The cost of the dog license is:

$8.20 for spayed or netuered dogs
$11.20 for non-spayed or non-neutered dogs


A late fee of $1.00 per month will be assessed after February 1.

A free rabies clinic will be scheduled in November at the Community Center. For additional information, please contact the Borough Hall at 732-657-4141.

Free rabies vaccinations, by appointment, may be obtained from the Ocean County Animal Facility located on Route 547 in Jackson. The phone number for the Animal Facility is 732-657-8086.

The Ocean County Health Department can be contacted for the schedule of Rabies Clinics held in various towns in the County. The phone number for the Health Department is 732-341-9700.