Dog Tags & Fees

Dog Tags & 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 Building and Zoning at (757) 653-3011.

Renewals are available November 1st.

Reduced license fees are now available for spayed and neutered dogs. Please contact the Treasurer's Office at (757) 653-3025 for more details.



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