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Dog Licenses

All dogs six months and older are required to be licensed by Maine State Statute.

Online dog registrations are available from October 15th to January 31st of each year. You may register online by visiting https://www1.maine.gov/cgi-bin/online/dog_license/index.pl

New dog licenses and renewals can, also, be obtained at the City Clerk’s Office, Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  It is highly recommended that you provide proof of the rabies vaccination.  We cannot discount for a spayed/neutered dog without proof from your veterinarian. Fee for spayed/neutered dogs, $6.00, Intact dogs, $11.00

Dog licensing runs on a calendar year, expiring on December 31st of each year. You may renew your dog license anytime between October 15th and January 31st. You must renew your dog license no later than January 31st of each year, or a $25.00 late fee will be charged, plus registration fee. The late fee is a state imposed fee and no municipality has authorization to waive this fee.