Animal Control and Health Department


Animal Control:

Mine Hill Township is served by Certified Animal Control Officer Susan Blanchard of the Roxbury Health Department.

Animal control can assist you with loose dogs and cats, and wildlife issues.  If you require animal control assistance, please use the following contact methods:

For non-emergencies: please contact Ms. Blanchard at 973-448-2028 ext. 4.  If Ms. Blanchard is not available, please leave her a message and she will return your call.

For emergencies during business hours: please contact Roxbury Health Department at 973-448-2028 ext. 5.  They will contact Ms. Blanchard or another animal control officer to assist you.

For emergencies during non-business hours: please contact the Wharton Police Department at 973-366-5893 and the Police will contact an animal control officer to assist you.

If you are in immediate danger: call 911.

Local Ordinances pertaining to Animals are available here.

For tips on living with wildlife, please visit Roxbury Township’s Animal Control Website.

Health Department:

Mine Hill Township is served by Randolph Township Public Health Officer Mark Caputo with the support of the Roxbury Township Health Department.

Mr. Caputo can be contact at 973-989-7050 or MCaputo@RandolphNJ.org.

Roxbury Health Department’s website contains a wealth of public health information.  Please click here to access this site.  Public health concerns can be directed to Roxbury Health Department at 973-448-2028 ext. 6.