Wantage Pound

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Pet of the Month

Our July Pets of the Month are Houdini, a 10 year old Lab mix, and Boo, a 10 year old Domestic Shorthair! Visit them on petfinder! We have many more cats and dogs waiting, so give us a call! ....

Who We Are

Wantage Pound is a regional municipal pound providing service to several communities in Northwest New Jersey.

Adopting a Friend

Please call the pound at 973-875-9390 to make an appointment during our regular pound hours: Mon.-Fri. 9:00am - 3:00PM Closed from 12- 1 for lunch, Sat.&Sun. 9:00am - 12:00pm, after 12:00pm by appointment only. Closed Holidays.

Adoption Fees:

Puppies Dogs
Pure Breed $45.00 Mix Breed $35.00 Pure Breed $35.00 Mix Breed $35.00
Kittens Cats
Pure Breed $35.00 Mix Breed $35.00 Pure Breed $35.00 Mix Breed $35.00

Sponsor an Animal!...

Our Spay/Neuter Sponsor program runs year-round and needs sponsors for both cats and dogs!
All funds are used directly to spay or neuter the pet you pick that is in the shelter. Please indicate on your donation that it is for a spay or neuter.
Take a look at our pet list. Animals that need sponsorship will have these pictures at the bottom of their bio.
Dogs will have
Cats will have
So go look!!!!! Pick a buddy to sponsor!

Donations...are ALWAYS welcome

Canned or Dry Dog and Cat food
Bleach, Laundry Detergent and Dishwasher soap
Blankets and Towels
Puppy and Kitten Food
Pet Toys
Of course cash donations are very welcomed!

Come Visit Us!

Rt.23 North (towards High Point) go through the Borough of Sussex follow Rt.23 North approximately 3 miles outside of Sussex. Make a left onto Brown Road (next to Wantage Municipal Building). Make a left into the municipal DPW grounds. Stand-alone white building on the right.
From Port Jervis N.Y. take Rt. 23 South about 5 miles outside Port Jervis make a right onto Brown Road. Make a left into the DPW grounds.

Pound Hours

Mon.-Fri. 9:00am - 3:00pm Closed from 12-1 for lunch. Sat.&Sun. 9:00am-12:00pm after 12:00pm by appointment only. Closed Holidays. Please call the pound at 973-875-9390 to make an appointment.

Surrender Polices

You must call to make an appointment to Surrender your pet
Surrender Fees:

over 25lbs. $50.00
under 25lbs. $25.00

cats $25.00
kittens $15.00

Wantage Pound

888 Rt.23
Wantage NJ 07461
Phone: 973-875-9390

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