All dogs residing in the Town of South Hadley must be licensed.
When do I license my dog?
Current licenses expire on March 31. The Clerk's Office begins issuing new licenses in January because reminders are included with the census. You may use the form on the census to license your dog. Licenses for new dogs can be acquired any time throughout the year.
What do I need to bring with me to license my dog?
Proof of up-to-date rabies shots from your veterinarian is required for a license to be issued.
What is the fee to license my dog?
Spayed female and neutered male: $10.00.
Un-spayed females and un-neutered males: $15.00.
Dogs licensed after June 1st will be assessed a $15.00 late fee.
May I license my dog by mail?
You may license your dog by mail by sending the appropriate fee (above) with a copy of the current rabies certificate from your veterinarian. Please send a self-addressed stamped envelope and we will send you your dog's license with the rabies certificate.