Animal Control & Welfare

Father John's believes in easy access to help when it comes to pets. Especially lost pets. 

Below is a list of local townships and their assigned animal control officer (ACO). There will also be links for more information on how each municipality handles stray animals. 

Andover Borough

Call Police Dpt will dispatch ACO today at:
973-383-5544

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Byram Township

Call Dispatch today at:
973-347-4008

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Frankford Twp

Call Mike Flood, ACO today at:
862-254-7356

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Franklin Borough

Call Animal Control Solutions LLC today at:
(908) 722-1271

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Fredon Twp

Call Alan DeCarolis, ACO today at:
973-383-7025, ext. 31 OR 908-377-0808

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Green Twp

Call Alan DeCarolis, ACO today at:
908-377-0808

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Hamburg Borough AND Hardyston Twp

Call ACO today at:
973-764-7751

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Branchville

Call ACO today at:
(973) 875-7192

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Hopatcong Borough

Call Gianna DiMatteo, ACO today at:
973-398-5000

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Lafayette

Call ACO today at:
973-875-9390

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Newton

Call ACO today at:
973-381-2304

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Sandyston Twp

Call Town will Dispatch ACO today at:
973-948-3520

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Sparta Twp

Call Don Critchlaw today at:
973-729-6121 (Option 6)

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Stanhope

Call Gianna DiMatteo, ACO today at:
973-398-5000

Stillwater Twp

Call Alan DeCarolis, ACO today at:
(908) 377-0808

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Vernon Twp

Call Sigrid Scott; Jen Reynolds; Jordy Mross; Chris Breiner today at:
Office Hours: 973-764-7751; After Hours: 973-764-6155

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Wantage

Call Amy Heater, Assistant ACO today at:
973-875-9390

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