Dog Licenses

All dogs 6 months and older must be licensed by March 31 annually. Dogs who have just turned 6 months old or just moved to town must be licensed regardless of the time of year. Proof of rabies and spay/neuter must be presented at time of licensing.

Dog License Application


  • Neutered/Spayed $10.00
  • Male/Female $15.00
  • Kennels (4) Dogs $30.00
  • Kennels not more than (10) Dogs $60.00
  • Kennels more than (10) Dogs $120.00
  • Late Fees: $5.00 individual dogs  /  $10.00 for kennel

You can renew or register your dog in person or by mail at the City Clerk’s Office, 62 Friend Street, Amesbury, MA 01913 or click here to use our online services.

Any owner who fails to license or renew an existing license before April 1st shall be fined.