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Pet Licensing Fees
|Neutered / Spayed||$12 per pet; $9 if owner is 60 years of age or older|
|Unaltered||$37 per pet; $34 if owner is 60 years of age or older|
|RENEWALS||RENEWAL FEES INCREASE AFTER MARCH 15TH|
|Neutered / Spayed||$24 per pet; $18 if owner is 60 years of age or older|
|Unaltered||$49 per pet; $43 if owner is 60 years of age or older|
Licensing A New Pet
If your pet has never been licensed before in Belmont, please supply a Certificate of Rabies Vaccination and a Spay/Neuter Certificate from you pet's veterinarian as well as the Pet License Form and mail to the Town Clerk's office with payment.
Renewing a Pet License
Belmont residents may renew their pet license for dogs and cats online here. An up to date rabies vaccination must be on file in the Town Clerk's office in order to renew online.
To send updated Rabies Certificates to the Town Clerk's office, you can email a scanned copy to firstname.lastname@example.org or have the veterinarian's office fax the form to (617) 993-2601.
The Health Department holds a rabies clinic every April in conjunction with Rabies Education Month.
Please direct any inquiries regarding the Rabies Clinic to the Health Department: (617) 993-2720 or check their website here for more information.
Unlicensed Pet Violations
Failure to license pets will result in a $50.00 non-criminal violation. Failure to vaccinate pets will result in a $100.00 non-criminal violation (per M.G.L. Ch. 140).