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Posted on: July 2, 2019

[ARCHIVED] IMPORTANT REMINDER - Dog Licensing must be done by August 31st before a late fee is imposed


Dog licenses are now available in the Town Clerk’s office.

The fee for male/female is $8.00. The fee for neutered/spayed is $5.00. Senior rate is free (seniors must still license annually).

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.

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

You may purchase you dog license on-line by visiting and selecting on-line payments and then follow the prompts. Please note additional fee do apply when purchasing on-line, Please check that all information is entered correctly. Any payments that are returned for any reason will be assessed a $25.00 chargeback fee.

Residents May also mail for dog licenses by enclosing a check made out to the Town of Whitman for the proper amount along with a self addressed stamped envelope, and by sending proof of rabies vaccination certificate. Mail to Town Clerk, P.O. Box 426, Whitman, MA 02382. Checks will be returned if the rabies vaccination certificate is not up to date. 

If you no longer have your dog or have any questions please call or email the Town Clerk at 781-618-9710 or

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.

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