All dogs 6 months and older must be licensed in the Town in which they reside and must wear the license tag on a collar around their neck. All dog licenses are renewed by June 30th of each year. Effective July 1st of each year, there is a $ 1.00 registration surcharge for each month a dog has been unregistered. Licenses may be obtained provided you have a current rabies certificate and a verification of your dog having been neutered or spayed, if applicable.
Dog License Fees
- Spayed/Neutered Fee: $8.00
- Non-spayed/Non-Neutered: $19.00
- Guide Dogs or Assistant Dogs: No Fee
- Kennel License: $51.00
There is a $75.00 fine for an unlicensed dog. To contact the animal control officer, Christine Sparks, call (860) 242-5504, ext. 450.
For more information about licenses, call the Town Clerk's Office at 860.769.3507.