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Animal Cruelty

Animal Control 732-905-3405

To report animal related Township Ordinance Violations, or for any other animal related complaint (dogs running at large, injured, unlicensed, naturally obtained injures to wildlife, etc.,) contact Lakewood Township Animal Control at 732-905-3405. These cases will be handled by the Lakewood Township Animal Control Officer for enforcement and corrective action.

Animal Cruelty, Abuse, or Neglect?
Contact the Animal Cruelty Hotline at 732-363-0200 x5932

More serious violations, and all instances of cruelty, neglect, or abuse will be handled by a specially trained Municipal Humane Law Enforcement Officer for investigation and possible criminal charges. Citizens who witness any form of animal cruelty, abuse, or neglect, or are concerned about the welfare of an animal are encouraged to call 732-363-0200 x5932 to report their concerns. For an immediate emergency response, call 732-363-0200 and press 0 for emergency.

Sgt. Kenneth Burdge
732-363-0200 x5199