All dogs 6 months of age or older must be licensed each year. Licenses are only available through the Town Clerk's Office and may be purchased in person or by mail if there is a current rabies certificate on file.
Licenses must be purchased anytime between January 1st and April 1st. There is a late charge if purchased after April 1st.
In order to license your dog you must present the following items to the Town Clerk’s Office:
- A copy of a valid rabies certificate (unless one is already on file).
- Cash, or a check made payable to "Town of Waterbury" for the correct amount.
Fees on or before April 1st:
If neutered or spayed $11.00
If not neutered or spayed $15.00
Fees after April 1st:
If neutered or spayed $13.00
If not neutered or spayed $19.00
A $1.00 State surcharge was added effective July 1, 2015.