The owners of all dogs (7 months or older) must apply annually for a dog license. Somerville cat owners are also required to apply annually for a cat license. Pet licenses are processed by the Vital Statistics Department.
Animal Licensing Clerk
(908) 725-2300 ext. 1980
8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Contact the Animal Licensing Clerk for paper copies of these documents:
If you suspect animal cruelty or abuse, contact your County Prosecutors Office or local police for assistance.