As of September 1, 2015 a $25.00 LATE FEE will be charged for every dog license issued. Dog licenses are available at the Town Clerk’s Office,by mail to Town Clerk’s Office, P.O. Box 426, Whitman, MA 02382, or you may now obtain them on-line at www.whitman-ma.gov.
The fee for male/female is $8.00. The fee for neutered/spayed is $5.00. Senior rate is free (seniors must still license before September 1st in order to avoid the late fee)
A certificate of a registered veterinarian that the dog has been spayed or neutered must be shown to the town clerk the first time the dog is licensed. Proof that the dog has been vaccinated against rabies must also be shown. Checks will be returned if the rabies vaccination certificate is not up to date.
Licenses may be purchased in the town clerk’s office during regular business hours - mon.,weds.,thurs. 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. And on tuesdays from 8 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. Closed on Fridays.
Please call the town clerk at 781-618-9710 with any questions.
Town by-laws require that all dogs, six months of age or older, be licensed by august 31st of each year. As of sept. 1st of each year, a $25.00 late fee will be imposed.