Dog License

Dog Licensing Information

*All individuals need to obtained a license once for the lifetime of the dog with proof of vaccination.
*All individuals who own a dog within the city limits that is three (3) months or older shall have the dog licensed.

Lifetime Dog License - $25.00
Duplicate Tag - $5.00
Transfer Tag - $5.00 If an individual needs a duplicate tag for a dog that is already licensed, the fee is $5.00 per tag.  If a city licensed dog would pass within one year of the application of license, the individual can transfer that license to a new dog with a new application.  

There are specific ordinances related to animals licensing in St. James. You can find information on laws regarding animal licensing in Section 10.21 of the city ordinance.

Find Out More

View the Animal Licensing FAQs to find answers to common questions regarding animal licensing such as when to get a license for your pet, how many animals you can keep, and how long licenses are valid.