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 Dee Riou, Licensing Official

(973)239-1410 ext 224

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** DOG LICENSES ARE NOW OVERDUE **

A $10.00 late fees for overdue DOGS will be assesed after FEBRUARY 28TH

VIOLATIONS will be issued after May 1st!

 

Any person who shall own, keep or harbor a dog or cat which has attained (7) months, shall annually apply for and procure from the Department of Health of the Township of Cedar Grove a license and official registration tag with license number. All dogs must have a valid rabies vacination certification.

DOGS  

2017 DOG LICENSE FEES ARE VALID FROM JANUARY 1ST - DECEMBER 31ST

Spayed / Neutered :  $12.00

NOT Spayed / Neutered :  $15.00

A late fee of $10.00 will be assessed as of MARCH 1, 2017

CATS 

2017 CAT LICENSE FEES ARE VALID FROM SEPTEMBER 1ST, 2016 - AUGUST 31ST, 2017

All cats : $10.00

A late fee of $10.00 will be assessed as of October 1, 2016

 


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  ~*~ SPRING RABIES CLINIC ~*~

 

Sue Portuese, Health Officer is pleased to announce that the Cedar Grove Health Department will be sponsoring a FREE Rabies Clinic for pets in need of license renewals and are not currently vaccinated.  The New Jersey State Health Department now recommends revaccination every two years.  No pet licenses will be issued without an up-to-date rabies vaccination.

The program will be held in Tuesday, MAY  16, 2017  In the Firehouse Bays, 525 Pompton Avenue. Dogs will be vaccinated from 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM.  Cats will be vaccinated from 6:45 PM to 7:30 PM.

Dogs and Cats should not be fed for (6) six hours prior to the rabies vaccination. Each dog and cat must be on a leash or in a carrier and must be accompanied by an adult.

Licenses and applications will be available at the clinic.

If you have any questions, please contact the Health Department at (973)239-1410 Ext: 224

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Call for information about other Clinics in the area:

Montclair Health Department: May 18, 2017

Fire Station, 151Harrison Avenue, Montclair 

(973)509-4970

Verona Health Department: May 23, 2017

DPW Garage, Ozone Avenue, Verona

(973)239-3220

 


 

All Pet Owners

 The Cedar Grove Health Department reminds residents that animal waste can pollute our waters. It is required that animal waste be immediately and properly disposed of. Please follow TOWNSHIP CODE 91-11 and clean up after your pet.

 

DOG LICENSING

Any person who shall own, keep or harbor a dog of licensing age in the Township shall, in the month of January in each year, apply for and procure from the Township Health Officer a license and official metal registration tag for each such dog so owned, kept or harbored and shall place upon each such dog a collar or harness with the registration tag securely fastened thereto. The State of New Jersey also requires every dog have a valid rabies innoculation.

 Dog License Application

CAT LICENSING

 Township Code requires licnses for any cat seven months of age & over. Licenses must be secured by September 31st of each year. We also require each cat have a valid rabies inoculation.

Cat License Application

 

Please be mindful that Township Ordinance limits 6 (SIX) pets to any one residence address.


 RABIES CLINICS

For your convenience, The Township of Cedar Grove hosts 3 Rabies Clinics every year in February, May & September. Exact dates will be announced here, on our cable station, Community Bulletin Board & in the local newspaper.