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Bergen County

Bergen CART’s Mission Statement:

The mission of the Bergen County Animal Response Team is to provide courteous and professional service in rescuing, sheltering and care of all animals in times of all-hazard disasters.  The men and women of the CART volunteer organization shall train, coordinate, and educate the public to prepare for all animal emergencies.


Bergen CART Contact:

Sgt. Gidget Petry
Bergen County Sheriff’s Department
Bureau of Police Services
Patrol Operations
327 East Ridgewood Avenue
Paramus, NJ 07652
Cell:  201-546-2046
Fax:  201-646-3344


Bergen County OEM’s Contact:

Bergen County Office of Emergency Management
Sgt. Matthew Tiedemann
285 Campgaw Road
Mahwah, NJ 07430
Phone: 201-785-5757

Facebook and Twitter pages:

:  @BergenCART


To Join Our Team:

Email Sgt. Gidget Petry at for more information.  All classes offered by the Bergen County Animal Response Team are free of charge.