Time to Renew 2018 Dog Licenses
The State of New Jersey mandates that all dogs must have current rabies vaccinations pursuant to N.J.S.A. 4:19-15.1 et seq. and requires all municipalities to monitor such by the licensing of dogs. Therefore, every dog owner must license their pet this year and every year without exception.
Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 4:19-15.1 et seq., the Rabies Vaccination Certificate must be valid thru October 30, 2018 or you must obtain a rabies booster shot and new vaccination certificate in order to purchase a license for 2018.
The Atlantic County Shelter holds a free rabies clinic monthly.
In addition, Chapter 122 of the City of Absecon Code states the license fees
For the period commencing January 1st through March 31st:
Neutered or spayed: $7
Non-neutered or non-spayed: $10
For the period commencing April 1st through December 31st:
Neutered or spayed: $12.
Non-neutered or non-spayed:
Please bring proof of Rabies Vaccination and proper payment to the City Clerk's as soon as possible. Call if you have any questions.