Rabies & Zoonosis Control

Environmental Health Division

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  • Inspections focus on the control of diseases that can be passed from animals to humans.
  • Regulations for the Sanitary Operations of Kennels, Pet Shops, Shelters and Pounds are used to determine safe and sanitary housing and handling of animals.
  • To control the spread of Rabies, follow-up of reported animal bites is done. Quarantine notices and health information is provided to the owners & bite victims.
  • Supplies are provided to each Municipality for their annual Rabies Clinic.
  • Inspectors responds to complaints of dead / ill birds for West Nile Virus Surveillance.

2019 Schedule for FREE Rabies Clinics

The Salem County Department of Health coordinates a series of State and Municipal sponsored rabies vaccination clinics for pets each year.

  • Clinics are free to all New Jersey residents; however you must obtain pets licenses from the township in which you reside.
  • Healthy cats and dogs are welcome but must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Dogs must be restrained on a leash and cats must be in cat carriers.
  • Dates and times are subject to change or cancellation without notice.
  • Dates and times may be confirmed by calling the municipality holding the clinic.
  • Note: All clinics are on Saturdays.
  • Download a pdf copy of the schedule here.
Township Date Location Time
Alloway January 19, 2019 Alloway Twp. Road Garage
84 Camp Edge Rd.
Alloway, NJ 08001
10 am-1pm
Carney’s Point March 9, 2019 Carneys Point Fire Hall
258 D St.
Carney’s Pt
9-11 am
Elmer November 2, 2019 Elmer Fire Hall
110 Penn St.
Elmer, NJ 08318
10-11 am
Elsinboro

 

January 26, 2019 Elsinboro Fire Hall
35 Delaware Ave.
Elsinboro, NJ 08079
1-2:30 pm
Lower Alloways Creek February 2, 2019 LAC Public Works Garage
8 Hammersville-Pecks Corner Rd.
Lower Alloways Creek, NJ 08079
10am –12pm
Mannington

 

April 6, 2019 Mannington Twp. Public Works
Garage 9; Tide Mill Rd.
Mannington, NJ 08079
9-10am
Oldmans February 2, 2019 Oldmans Twp. Municipal Garage
40 Freed Rd.
Pedricktown, NJ 08067
8-10am
Penns Grove April 13, 2019 Penns Grove Public Works Bldg
39 East Harmony Street
Penns Grove NJ 08069
8- 10 am
Pennsville

 

 February 9, 2019 Pennsville Fire House
First Street & S. Broadway
Pennsville, NJ 08070
12 – 2:30 pm
Pilesgrove

 

January 26, 2019 Pilesgrove Twp Public Works Bldg.
1180 Rt. 40
Pilesgrove, NJ 08098
8 -10 am
Pittsgrove

 

February 2, 2019
February 23, 2019
Pittsgrove Twp. Public Works
Garage 1004, Centerton Rd.
Pittsgrove, NJ 08318
10 am – 2 pm
Both Dates
Quinton

 

February 2, 2019 Quinton Twp. Fire House
42 Main St.
Quinton, NJ 08072
1-3 pm
Salem

 

January 19, 2019 City of Salem Road Dept
515 Grieves Pkwy.
Salem, NJ 08079
9 am -12 pm
Upper Pittsgrove

 

February 16, 2019 Upper Pittsgrove Municipal Garage 550
Daretown Rd.
Upper Pittsgrove, NJ 08318
10 am -12 pm
Woodstown

 

January 19, 2019 Borough Hall
25 West Ave.
Woodstown, NJ 08098
1-2 pm

 

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