Dog License

All dogs in the State of Connecticut require current rabies vaccinations and must be licensed. You can come in to license your dog in person or you can license them by mail. New puppies must be licensed within 30 days of turning 6 months old. All new dogs must be licensed within 30 days of obtaining them.

All dog license renewals are done in the month of June and become effective July 1.

If your rabies vaccination has expired since the last time the dog has been renewed you must bring proof of vaccination. No license can be issued unless the dog is up to date on their rabies vaccination. If dog has been spayed or neutered we must also have proof.

The cost of licenses are as follows:
Unaltered Dog: $19.00
Spayed or Neutered Dog: $8.00
Late Fee: $1.00 per month
Transfer Fee: $1.00 (from another town licensed)
Lost Tag Fee: $.50
Kennel Tag: $51.00 (Ten tags)