Animal Control

Animal Control is located in the Hopatcong Police Department. 


 Animal Licensing

The Borough of Hopatcong license period is from June 1st to May 31st of each year. All dogs and cats 7 months or older must be licensed. There will be a late fee of $5.00 for each dog license for every month that you are late after June 30th. State Law requires that the rabies vaccination  covers 10 months of the licensing year, therefore each dog or cat must have a valid rabies vaccination expiring no sooner than March 31st of the following year. 

The licensing fees are as follows:
 
Cat License:
Spayed/ Neutered: $11.00
Not Spayed/ Neutered: $13.00
 
Dog License:
Spayed/ Neutered: $11.00
Not Spayed/ Neutered: $14.00


If renewing by mail, please return the application form, proof of spay or neuter, and rabies certificate which shall not expire before March 31st of each year along with a self-addressed stamped envelope with (2) first class stamps. Make check payable to: The Borough of Hopatcong.

If renewing in person, please fill out the application and bring it with you to Borough Hall along with the same documentation as above.

 The free Rabies Clinic will be held in the month of May every year. Please check the News and Announcements page or call 973-770-1200 Opt 4

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SENIOR CENTER
32 Lakeside Blvd. Hopatcong, NJ 07843
Monday-Friday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Phone: 973.770.1200 option 4
BOROUGH HALL
111 River Styx Road Hopatcong, NJ 07843
Monday-Friday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Phone: 973.770.1200 option 4
CONSTRUCTION/BUILDING DEPT
111 River Styx Road Hopatcong, NJ 07843
Monday-Friday 7:00 am - 4:30 pm
Phone: 973.770.1200 option 3