Animal Control

973-334-6410
Gail Strumph, Animal Control Officer/Shelter Manager
Sandy Burkhart, Animal Control Officer

Responsibilities


The Animal Control Division includes two certified animal control officers. These officers are responsible for maintaining the 12-run animal shelter and performing animal control functions:
  • Administering a healthy pet adoption program
  • Assisting homeowners with wildlife problems
  • Conducting rabies clinics
  • Coordinating a low-cost spay / neuter and veterinarian care program
  • Fund-raising
  • Handling stray animals and dogs running at large
  • Providing educational / awareness outreach sessions and shelter tours for adult and children's groups
  • Removing road-kill
  • Managing Animal Shelter
  • Conducting annual cat and dog census

Donations


Volunteers and donations of dog food, cat food, litter, supplies and equipment are always welcomed.