Dogs and cats are required to be licensed annually. Licensed applications are available at the link below or through the Office of the Borough Clerk at 609-490-5100.

Dogs Application

  • Licensing of your dog requires a rabies certification valid through October 31st of the current licensing year.
  • If you dog has been neutered or spayed, you must present documentation, such as a certificate or veterinary bill, the first time the dog is licensed.
  • Licenses are valid January 1st through December 31st of each year.
  • Hightstown Borough limits the ownership of dogs to two (2) per household.

Cats Application

  • Licensing of cats is required by ordinance.
  • Rabies vaccinations must be current at the time of licensing.
  • Licenses are valid July 1st through June 30th of each year.
  • The maximum fee per household is $30.00 regardless of the number of cats licensed per home.