Dog Licenses 2024


Registration is now open. Please click the following link and follow the prompts: Residents who are first time users will need to create an account using your email address before you can register.

All registrations (renewals and new) must provide a current rabies vaccination record and spaying/neutering certificate. For online registrations, you will have to upload these documents. If you would like to pay by credit card, please use the online option.

A dog may be registered online, drop-off in person at the Office of the City Clerk, or by mail. As in previous years, a mail-in form will be included at the bottom of your 2024 Annual Census. For drop-off and mail-in options, please fully complete the Mail-In Form below:

Dog License Mail In Form 2024


On or before March 15, 2024, the fee for registering a spayed or neutered dog is $10 per year and for unspayed or unneutered dogs the fee is $15 per year. On or after March 16, 2024, the fee for registering a spayed or neutered dog is $25 and for unsprayed or unneutered dogs the fee is $30. If more than three dogs are kept, a kennel license must be obtained. The kennel license is issued by the City Clerk, however you must contact the Animal Control Officer at the Police Department before the kennel license can issue.

If you have any questions, please call the City Clerk’s Office at 781-897-5850.