ANIMAL LICENSING

Borough of Point Pleasant residents must renew their animal license prior to January 31 of each year.

Licenses may be purchased in person or by mail.
BOARD OF HEALTH –  ANIMAL LICENSING
2233 Bridge Avenue – PO Box 25
Point Pleasant, NJ 08742
HOURS: Monday through Thursday 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.   Friday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

DOGS AND CATS

Any animal 6 months of age or older is required to have a license. The animal must have a valid rabies vaccination through November 1 of the current year in order to license the dog or cat. Written verification of rabies is required. A new animal in the Borough that is 6 months of age or older must be licensed within 30 days.

LICENSE FEES

  • Dogs: $10 (spayed-neutered)
  • Dogs: $13 (non-spayed/neutered)
  • Cats: $5

$5 LATE FEE is due for each Dog RENEWAL after January 31
$5 LATE FEE is due for each Cat RENEWAL after March 31

Residents MAY NOT keep or maintain more than four (4) dogs or cats or a combination of dogs, cats or (1) pot-bellied pig.

A non-resident may not keep a dog within the Borough for a period longer than 60 days.

ANIMAL WASTE

All dogs must be curbed by the person so controlling same. The owner of every animal shall be responsible for the removal of any excrement deposited by his animal on public walks, recreation areas, or private property. (Ord. #715, S 8)

RABIES CLINIC for Cats and Dogs

Borough of Point Pleasant – Annually in November/December @ First Aid Building – Beaver Dam Road

Ocean County Animal Facility – Wednesdays by Appointment Call
(732) 657-8086 or (609) 978-0127

APPLICATION FOR LICENSE:         CLICK HERE