Health Services

Environmental Health Services

  • Environmental Complaint Investigation
  • Inspection of Recreational Bathing Areas
  • Restaurant Inspections
  • Septic System Inspections and Plan Review
  • Well Water Sampling
  • Witnessing of Soil Logs and Permeability Testing
  • Youth Camp Inspections and Day Care Center Inspections

Animal Control Services

To speak with the Animal Control office, please call 973-663-3241. View services provided:

  • Animal Complaint Investigation (Running at large, neglect, etc.)
  • Dog and Cat Licensing -  (please call 973-208-6120)
  • Rabies Clinic
  • Rabies Control

Distribution of Animal Cruelty Materials

To Those Licensing a Dog in New Jersey

Pursuant to the provisions of P.L. 2017, CHAPTER 189 b. The New Jersey Department of Health (NJDOH) has provided links to the following information on its website

For additional information please Contact:

•    Colin T. Campbell, DVM, State Public Health Veterinarian, at colin.campbell@doh.nj.gov 

•    The Communicable Disease Service, Office of Veterinary Public Health at (609) 826-5964


Note: The NJDOH does not have the authority to investigate animal cruelty situations

Health Education Services

  • Free health-related literature
  • Health Education programs for clubs, organizations, and the public
  1. Kim Smith

    Animal Control Officer
    Phone: 973-663-3241

Animal Control Services