ACO Animal Control

Animal Control Officer – Michelle Crosson
(610) 721-0762

The Town of Phillipsburg has an animal control officer who is available to pick up injured and stray animals by contacting the Police department at (908) 454-1121.

The town maintains its own animal shelter which is under the supervision of the animal control officer.


 Available For Adoption




This is Pedro. Pedro came to animal control after his owner passed away.

He is a 3-4 yr. old, 12lb, neutered male, up-to-date on vaccinations and very lovable.

If you would like to meet this sweet guy, please contact animal control.







This is Macy. She is a 7 month old female tabby, up to date on vaccinations and looking for her forever home. Macy came to animal control as a stray and is super loving and extremely playful. If you are interested in meeting this sweet girl, please contact animal control.




Stephen R. Ellis, Mayor
675 Corliss Avenue
Phillipsburg, NJ 08865

Call Us: 908-454-5500

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