Dog Licensing

alvan-nee-t-0ew-sebse-unsplashYour dog’s license expires on June 30, 2023. Licensing for the 2023-2024 year begins June 1 and must be procured before June 30, or a penalty will be collected after July 1, pursuant to Sec. 22-338, General Statutes, State of Connecticut, and an infraction incurred pursuant
to Sec. 22-349. Veterinarian’s certificates of rabies vaccinations (showing the expiration date of vaccination) and spaying or neutering must be presented, and the license fee remitted, as outlined below:

Fees are as follows: $19 per dog or $8.00 per dog that is spayed/neutered. Valid rabies certificate required. You must provide proof from your vet that your dog has been spayed/neutered. All current dog licenses expire on June 30, 2023. There is a $1.00 per month late fee after June 30th, 2023.

Male/Female – $19.00
Neutered Male/Spayed Female – $8.00
*There is a $1.00 per month late fee

After June
Male/Female – $20.00
Neutered Male/Spayed Female – $9.00
After July
Male/Female – $21.00
Neutered Male/Spayed Female – $10.00
Fee for the transfer of ownership of a dog licensed in Plainfield – $1.00 (License and tag issued to former owner must be submitted)
Fee for the transfer upon moving to another town – $0.50 (License and tag issued by former town must be submitted)
Fee for replacement of lost tag – $0.50 


Click Here for the online registration portal. This is only available to current registered dogs (2022-2023 license year) NOT new dogs.

Request a License By Mail

If purchasing by mail, please include a dog license application, up-to-date rabies and neuter/spay certificates, and a self-addressed stamped envelope.

Please call us at 860-230-3010 or email with your questions.
Dianne Talbot,
Plainfield Town Clerk.

Dog License Application