Handy Links

NJ Wildlife Exotic Permit
Be sure to send this in along with payment ($10 for mammals, $20 for birds, plus an additional $2 per animal) within 20 days of bringing your new pet home.


Veterinary Links

Dr. Faith Krausman
Vet-on-Wheels, mobile veterinarian serving Montclair and the surrounding area. Specializing in dogs, cats and exotics.

Dr. Gerald Buchoff
Holistic Pet Care. Former
president of the American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association 2004 - 2005. Also was president for two separate terms of the Northern New Jersey Veterinarian Medical Association.A

People for Animals
Low-cost spay and neuter services. Independent nonprofit animal welfare organization based in Hillside, NJ. Uses private donations to subsidize costs.

Pet Adoption

Online database for adoptable pets. Search over 350000 adoptable pets from nearly 14000 adoption groups.

Adopt a Pet
Formerly known as 1-800-Save-A-Pet. Also home of the Save-A-Pet Show. Similar to Petfinder.com.


Homeless Animal Adoption League (HAAL)
Independent, cat-only animal shelter based in Bloomfield, NJ. 

PAWS Montclair
Foster network of cats and dogs based in Montclair, NJ.

Bloomfield Animal Shelter
Also known as the Bukowski Animal Shelter. Adoptable dogs and cats.

Animal Organizations

Pets in the Classroom
Organization offering grants to educational faculty with pets in the classroom.

Alley Cat Allies
Dedicated to protecting and improving the lives of our nation's cats. Organization advocating trap/neuter/return as a method of reducing feral cat populations.

Raptor Trust
For orphaned wild bird rehabilitation information and help.

Rock and Rawhide
Collects items through regular donations, music gigs, visual art shows, culinary events, DJ events, drop box programs, and more to distribute to local animal shelters.

Shelter Love Events
Local organization assisting shelters in fund-raising events.