Animal Control Officer

Dog in an animal shelter (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Spring Valley Faces Fines Over Lack Of Animal Control Officer

Spring Valley faces steep fines for apparently violating a state law requiring municipalities issuing dog licenses to have an animal control officer.

03/12/2012

A welcome sign - Fair Lawn, NJ - File / Photo: Borough of Fair Lawn

NJ Man Hospitalized After Pet Snake Bite Responsive

State and local authorities were looking into the purchase of the snakes and whether the seller violated any laws.

02/02/2011

A welcome sign - Fair Lawn, NJ - File / Photo: Borough of Fair Lawn

NJ Man Critical After Bite From Pet Snake

Fair Lawn police said the 25-year-old bought the albino Monocled Cobra, an eastern diamondback rattlesnake and a copperhead snake in Pennsylvania.

02/01/2011

Pit bull

Mother, Son Injured By 2 Pit Bulls In Rochester

Officers said the victims were treated for minor injuries. The dogs couldn’t be located at the scene.

01/03/2011