Animal Licenses

  Contact Information  

Daria Vandergoot

 Phone: (973) 402-4024
 Fax: (973) 402-4013

 Department Hours 
Monday - Friday
 8:00AM to 4:00PM

Animal License Application
 can be found by going to
Municipal Forms, Permits and Applications

What to Know 

  • All dogs must be licensed in Boonton Township.
  • A dog is licensed after the age of 7 months.
  • Proof of rabies vaccination is required at the time of licensing the animal. The rabies vaccine certificate must be good through November 1st of the license year.
  • Cats do not require a license in Boonton Township.


  • $12.00 for a neutered/spayed dog
  • $15.00 for a non-neutered/non-spayed dog.

Free Rabies Clinic

  • annually in November
  • From 12:00PM to 2:00PM at the municipal building.
  • The rabies clinic is free and held in Boonton Township every year. Dogs must be on a leash and cats must be in a carrier.


Animal Cruelty Information

For further information please contact Daria Vandergoot using the above referenced contact methods.