Dog Licenses

Permit Requirements
You must purchase a license for any dog over 4 months of age. Licenses are valid for up to 2 years, or until the rabies vaccination expires. To obtain or renew a license, you need to present:
  • Proof of current rabies vaccination
  • Proof of neuter/spay (for reduced fee)
  • Payment of license fee
Mail your proof of vaccination and neutering, with your payment, to:
City of Auburn
C/O Finance Division
Room 1
1225 Lincoln Way
Auburn, CA 95603

Or come to the Finance Division Office (Room 1) in person during regular business hours. If you have any questions about licensing your animal, please call Administrative Services at 530-823-4211.

License Fees
  • Altered
    • 1 Year - $6
    • 2 Years - $12
  • Non-Altered
    • 1 Year - $12
    • 2 Years - $24
License Fee Exemptions
With verification of current rabies vaccination, owners of the following dogs are exempt from dog license fees:
  • Seeing eye dogs owned by a blind or partially blind person
  • Any dog certified as a canine companion for independent living and owned by a disabled person
  • Dogs used by law enforcement personnel
  • Any dog owned by a citizen over the age of 65