The County of Shenandoah requires that all dogs four (4) months old or older be licensed. Owners who purchased a dog tag for the prior year will receive a renewal form on November 1st of each year. If the rabies vaccination has expired, or no renewal form was received, the current vaccination certificate which has been signed by a veterinarian must be presented at the time of purchase. Dog tags go on sale November 1st of each year and are required to be purchased by January 31st.
The costs of Dog Tags are as follows:
- Male & Female: $ 8.00
- Unsexed: $ 4.00
- 10 Dog Kennel: $30.00 *
- 20 Dog Kennel: $35.00 *
- 30 Dog Kennel: $40.00 *
- 40 Dog Kennel: $45.00 *
- 50 Dog Kennel: $50.00 *
- Note: there are no refunds issued for dog tags
*To purchase kennel tags the purchaser must present, each year, valid rabies certificate for each dog. A minimum of five (5) dogs is required to qualify for kennel tags. Kennel tags will only be sold for valid kennels.