How do I get my pet licensed?

License tags are required for all dogs over 4 months of age.

1. To obtain a license tag, the dog owner must provide proof that the dog has been vaccinated against rabies

You can get your animal vaccinated at the local shelter:
7401 NW 74 Street
Miami, FL 33166

Rabies and Microchip Clinic
Monday - Friday: 10am-6pm
Saturday/Sunday: 10am-4pm
2. The License Renewal

By Mail:
Write a check payable to Animal Services.

Send your pet's current rabies certificate and payment to:
Miami Dade Animal Services
ATTN Tag Unit
7401 NW 74 Street
Miami, FL 33166

In Person:
Available at 3-1-1 Service Centers:
South Dade Justice Center
10710 SW 211 Street
North Dade Justice Center
15555 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami-Dade Permitting Information Center
11805 SW 26 Street
3. License Fees must be paid:
Dogs - Sterilized: $27.00
Dogs - Not Sterilized: $55.00
Duplicate Tag: $5.00

4. The dog license tag must be renewed every year by the anniversary of the month and date of the dog’s most recent rabies vaccine, whether your dog receives the 1 year rabies vaccination or the 3-year rabies vaccination.

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