Dog Licensing


*Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, dog licensing deadline has been extended to May 1st, 2020.

On or before April 1st* of each year:man-walking-dog
Spayed/neutered dogs: $9.00
Non-spayed/non-neutered dogs: $13.00

After April 1st of each year:
Spayed/neutered dogs: $11.00
Non-spayed/non-neutered dogs: $17.00

All dogs housed in the towns of Roxbury and East Roxbury must be licensed. Vermont State law requires that all dogs must be licensed annually.

A valid rabies certificate is required to obtain a dog licence.
There is usually a Rabies Clinic at the Town Garage each March.


It is the law of the State of Vermont to license dogs annually. Owners of unlicensed dogs can be fined up to $500 and/or the dog(s) could be impounded and destroyed.

Be advised that leash laws are in effect in Roxbury/East Roxbury. Dogs must be under the control of their owner(s) at all times. For safety and visibility, keep a safety-orange bandana around the dog’s neck, especially during hunting seasons.