Animal TagsPhillipsburg City Code 2-202 requires the owner of any dog or cat over six months of age to be registered by the city clerk. Registration fees shall become due and payable on and after January 1st- January 31st of each year. Fees are $2.00 for each neutered male or spayed female dog or cat and $5.00 each dog and cat who are not neutered or spayed. A penalty of $0.50 is added for each calendar month it remains unpaid. Proof of rabies vaccination is required at the time of registration. Once registered, the dog or cat is required to wear the city issued tag at all times. Contact the City Office to complete animal tag registration.
The City of Phillipsburg's animal control officer, Timothy Driggs, works with residents to assist with dogs at large or vicious dogs. Complaints may be filed at the City Office or contact Timothy Driggs at (785) 543-5234.