New Jersey has recently adopted new laws to address animal welfare and prevent cruelty. Learn how to protect the animals in our community, and what the new standards require:
- Guide to Prevention of Animal Cruelty Laws 2018
- NJSA 4:22-17 Cruelty definitions
- NJSA 4:22-26 Penalties for Cruelty
Hard copies of these documents are also available at the Health Department.