Dog Licensing

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On or before April 1st of each year:
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.


2020 Rabies Vaccine Clinic

Saturday, March 14, 2020: 1:00PM – 3:00PM
at the Roxbury Town Garage
(Off Warren Mountain Road)

Town Office will be open on March 14th from 9AM to NOON

Rabies Vaccines are $12.00
Distemper Vaccines are $18.00

Cats MUST be in boxes or crates. Dogs MUST be on leashes, please.


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.