Dog Licenses

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A registered puppy is a happy puppy!

LATE FEE OF $15.00 PER DOG GOES INTO EFFECT AFTER THE TOWN RABIES CLINIC ON MAY 6, 2021. 

 

ALL DOGS MUST BE LICENSED ACCORDING TO MASS STATE LAW AND HARVARD TOWN BYLAW - Pay Online, by mail or use the Town Hall Dropbox.

FEES:

  • Spayed Females: $15.00
  • Un-spayed Females: $25.00
  • Neutered Males: $15.00
  • Un-neutered Males: $25.00
  • 3 or 4 dogs: $45.00
  • 5 to 10 dogs: $65.00
  • over 10 dogs: $100.00
  • owner 70 years or over: NO CHARGE
  • Replacement Dog Tag: $2.00 
  • INCLUDE LATE FEE OF $15.00 PER DOG AFTER MAY 6, 2021

To license your dog please provide the following:

  1. The Registration Form - CLICK HERE
  2. An unexpired Rabies Certificate showing Spay or Neuter status
  3. A certificate of spaying/neutering, if it is not shown on the rabies certificate
  4. The appropriate annual fee 

Please send the application form and Rabies Certificate, along with a self-addressed stamped envelope and a check with the correct fee payable to the "Town of Harvard". Mail to the Office of the Town Clerk, 13 Ayer Road, Harvard, MA 01451 OR drop off forms and check in the Town Hall Dropbox to the left of the front doors. The license and dog tag will be returned to you by mail.

To license your dog online you will need the following:

  1. An unexpired Rabies Certificate showing Spay or Neuter status
  2. A certificate of spaying/neutering, if status is not shown on the Rabies Certificate
  3. The appropriate annual fee 

          **CLICK HERE to license your dog online**

According to Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 140 Section 137 and Town of Harvard by-law, all dogs must be licensed annually, by April 15 (or after the annual rabies clinic, whichever is later). Puppies must be licensed at 6 months of age. New dogs and those belonging to new residents must be licensed within 30 days.  

   FEES:

  • Spayed Females: $15.00
  • Un-spayed Females: $25.00
  • Neutered Males: $15.00
  • Un-neutered Males: $25.00
  • 3 or 4 dogs: $45.00
  • 5 to 10 dogs: $65.00
  • over 10 dogs: $100.00
  • owner 70 years or over: NO CHARGE
  • Replacement Dog Tag: $2.00
  • INCLUDE LATE FEE OF $15.00 PER DOG AFTER MAY 6, 2021