Dog Licensing

Requirements for Obtaining Dog License By Mail


State law requires all dogs to be licensed. All dog licenses expire on December 31st and must be renewed in January of each year. Proof of valid rabies vaccination must be shown and valid through November of the current year. For questions, please call the Health Department at (201) 933-3444.

Please send the following to the mailing address below:

  1. Completed Dog License Application
  2. Check made out to the Borough of East Rutherford in the amount of:
    1. $10 for each spayed / neutered dog
    2. $13 for each non-spayed / non-neutered dog
  3. Enclose proof of rabies vaccination (Please note — rabies vaccination must be good through at least November of this year)
  4. Self-addressed stamped envelope

Borough of East Rutherford
Health Department
One Everett Place
East Rutherford, New Jersey 07073