Posted Monday, October 21st, 2019

Clinics Set for 23 Towns from Oct. 26 Through Dec. 14

There will be plenty of opportunities across Morris County over the next seven weeks to get your pets vaccinated for rabies in 2019, with many towns in Morris County set to host rabies clinics.Rabies Clinics in November and December Throughout Morris County

Rabies is an infectious disease caused by the rabies virus. Animals infected with rabies display strange behavior such as aggression, and signs of neurologic impairment including vocalization, circling, and paralysis.

People who are bitten by, or have had contact with saliva from an animal should notify the local health department having jurisdiction where the animal is located and seek medical care.

Rabies clinics in the county will be held at the following locations:

November 2019 Rabies Clinics
Municipality Date Time Location Phone Number
Lincoln Park 11/1 4:30pm – 6:30pm 34 Chapel Hill Road 973-270-2040
Denville 11/2 8:00am – 10:00am 140 Morris Ave 973-631-5491
Boonton 11/2 10:00am – 12:00pm 100 Washington Street 973-402-9410
Boonton Twp 11/2 12:00pm – 2:00pm 155 Powerville Road 973-402-4024
Butler 11/2 1:00pm – 3:00pm 530 Newark-Pompton Tpke 973-838-8959
Hanover 11/2 10:00am – 12:00pm 82 Ridgedale Ave, Cedar Knolls Fire Station 973-515-6640
Morris & Harding Townships 11/2 9:00am – 11:00am 50 Woodland Avenue, Morristown 973-326-7390
Mt. Arlington 11/2 10:00am – 12:00 419 Howard Blvd 973-398-6832, ext. 125
Pequannock 11/2 1:00am – 4:00pm Washington Street 973-835-3980
Parsippany 11/2 1:00pm – 4:00pm 1 Pump House Road 973-263-7160
Jefferson Township 11/6 5:00pm – 6:00pm 57 Minnisink Rd, Lake Hopatcong, NJ 07849 (Dog Pound) 973-663-3241
Roxbury Township 11/6 5:00pm – 6:30pm DPW Bldg. (Recycling Center), 96 Dell Avenue, Kenvil 973-448-2028
Riverdale 11/9 9:00am – 11:00am 50 Newark-Pompton Tpke 973-838-8959
Rockaway Township 11/9 9:00am – 12:00pm 65 Mount Hope Road 973-983-2848
Florham Park 11/16 9:00am – 11:00am 111 Ridgedale Ave 973-835-5700
Kinnelon 11/16 1:00pm – 3:00pm 530 Newark-Pompton Tpke 973-838-8959
Montville 11/16 9:00am – 12:00pm 86 River Road 973-334-6410
Victory Gardens 11/23 9:00am – 10:00am 337 South Salem Street 973-983-2848

 

December 2019 Rabies Clinics
Municipality Date Time Location Phone Number
Chester Township 12/6 6:00pm – 8:00pm 61 Furnace Road 908-876-3650
Mountain Lakes 12/7 9:00am – 10:00am 400 Boulevard 973-334-3131
Rockaway Township 12/7 9:00am – 11:00am 65 Mount Hope Road 973-983-2848
Mine Hill 12/14 10:0am – 12:00pm 10 Baker Street 973-366-9031 x 13

Visit the county Office of Health Management site for information on rabies, plus clinic times, addresses and contact phone numbers. Reach out to your town’s health department if you don’t see it on the list.

Animal experts say you should report confirmed or suspected cases of rabies immediately to your Local Health Department.

Rabies Clinics in November and December Throughout Morris County

A directory of local health agencies is posted at www.localhealth.nj.gov or you can contact them through your local police departments in the event of an emergency.