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Licensing

Licensing

Licensing your pet is not just required by law, but there are many benefits that come with it:

  • Licensing fees support the mission of La Plata County Humane Society.
  • Reunites lost pets to their families.
  • Reduces fines if your pet is ever picked up by Animal Protection.
  • Keeps you in compliance with local animal ordinances.

License Fees

City  residents
Altered animal – $10 per year
Unaltered animal – $55 per year (license and permit required)

County residents
Altered animal – $10 per year
Unaltered animal – $25 per year

City and County residents may purchase a 1-2-or 3 year license. If you are 60 years of age or older, you qualify for a free licensing.

Requirements

  • Provide proof of your pet’s current rabies certificate
  • Payment
  • Photo ID is required when paying with credit or debit card

Pet Licenses May be Purchased

Onsite: Licenses may be purchased at La Plata County Humane Society, 1111 S. Camino del Rio, Durango CO 81303.

 

Thank you for being a responsible pet owner! For more information, please call (970) 259-2847 x101 or email info@lpchumansociety.org

 

City Ordinance 4-56,  County Ordinance 10-21