Dog Tags and Fees

Dog Licenses are issued by the Treasurer's Office. Dog licenses are required for all dogs four months and older. A current rabies certificate, signed by a licensed veterinarian, must be presented to obtain a dog license. A dog license is required for each dog by January 31st of each year.

To purchase a license for a pre-existing kennel contact the Treasurer's Office at (757) 653-3025. To establish a new kennel, relocate an existing kennel, or expand an existing kennel please contact the Department of Community Development at (757) 562-8580

Renewals are available November 1st.

Dog License Fees

  • Single Dog Tag $10.00
  • Single Dog Tag (Spayed or Neutered) $5.00
  • 5 Dog Kennel $20.00
  • 20 Dog Kennel $35.00
  • 50 Dog Kennel $50.00
  • Replacement or Duplicate $1.00