Animal Control's phone number is 890-3550/3555. Animal Control should be directly contacted on the following issues during business hours to see if a response is needed:
- Animal Cruelty (Investigated jointly with Hamilton Police)
- Animals Attacking a Person or Animals
- Canines in Schools or Playgrounds
- Canines Running Loose
- Canines in Traffic (Local Roads or Interstate Highways)
- Bats in Resident's House
- Wildlife in a Resident's House
- Possible Rabid Animals
- Injured and/or Sick Domestic Animals
- To report sick, injured, dead wildlife call the New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife toll free at 877-WARN-DEP (877-927-6337).
If you are calling to report an emergency situation involving an animal and the shelter is closed (after hours, weekends or holidays), contact the Police department at 581-4000 and they may dispatch an Animal Control Officer.