Pet Licensing

Pet Licenses for Dogs and Cats can be acquired at the Township’s Tax Office.

When applying for a dog and/or cat license, please bring the following items:

  • Current Rabies vaccination papers (must not expire before November 1st of the licensing year)
  • Spay or Neuter paperwork, if applicable (extra charges will apply if this paperwork is not available)

Licenses must be renewed prior to April 1st of the licensing year or a late fee will be charged.

Payment is accepted in the forms of cash, check or money order.

The phone number for the Pennsville Animal Control Officer is 856-851-1100.

For questions on State regulations regarding Pet Licensing, please call 609-588-3121 or visit

For questions regarding Township Ordinances regulating Animals please see Chapter 5 of the Township Ordinances.