In the heart of Salem County, NJ

How to Get a Dog License

  1. Animal must have a valid rabies shot good through November in the current year in order to get a license
  2. Animal must be six months old before they can get a shot, 1st shot is good for one year 2nd and after are good for 3 years.
  3. Bring to the Clerk's Office rabies shot certificate that does not expire before November of the present year.
  4. Supply the following information:
    1. Owners name and address
    2. Telephone number
    3. Sex of dog
    4. Breed of dog
    5. Age of dog
    6. Long or Short hair
    7. Name of Dog
    8. Spayed/Neutered (from the Spayed/Neutered Certificate)
    9. Rabies Expiration Date (from Rabies Certificate)
  5. Pay the Licensing Fee, $21.00 if Spayed/Neutered $24.00 if not.
  6. You will be given a paper license expiring January 31st of the following year, and a metal numbered tag to be placed on your dog.

If a dog is found with a Woodstown Tag we can get it back to the proper home.

A late fee of $10.00 will be charged on all licenses not renewed before May 31st, of the current year.

There is an additional penalty of $50.00 if the license is renewed as a result of the Dog Census

If you no longer have your dog please contact the Borough at 856-769-2200 ext: 101

25 West Ave., Woodstown, NJ 08098 / 856-769-2200