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NJ Dog Licenses

Per New Jersey Department of Health Dog Licensing, "The owners of all dogs seven months of age or older are required to annually apply to the licensing clerk of the municipality in which he or she resides for a dog license. In order for the license to be issued, the owner must present proof that a licensed veterinarian has vaccinated the dog against rabies and that the duration of immunity from that vaccination extends through at least ten months of the twelve-month licensing period." (Valid through November 1st of the current year.)
Dog Licenses - Dog licenses are available for purchase at the Shamong Township Municipal Building Clerk's Office - 105 Willow Grove Road (9AM - 3PM M-F). You may also mail in your payment along with the required documentation. Feel free to call the Clerk's office with questions (609) 268-2377 x304.
License Costs - Please bring proof of rabies vaccination valid through November 1st of the current year for each pet and proof that your dog has been spayed/neutered if applicable.

  • $12.00 each pet (spayed/neutered)
  • $15.00 each pet (non-spayed/neutered)
Rabies Clinic - Shamong Township offers a free rabies clinic, for dogs and cats, each year in March or April for Shamong Residents.  Please refer to the events calendar or feel free to call the Clerk's office (609) 268-2377 x304.
For information on neighboring rabies clinic options, please contact the Burlington County Animal Shelter at 609-265-5073.