Animal Licenses

Purchasing a License

Animal Licenses are available at the Madison Police Department Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Forms of payment accepted are cash, check, and major credit card. In order to purchase an Animal License, you must show proof of your pet's rabies vaccination. The fee schedule is as follows:

Type
One Year License Fee
Three Year License Fee
Altered Animal$10$25
Unaltered Animal$30$65
Replacement Tag$2
$2

You may also register your pet online!
Animal Pick-Up
If your pet is currently in our shelter, you may pick it up at the Madison Police Department Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. A $10 per day Redemption Fee will be due when you pick up your pet. You may pay this fee by cash, check, or major credit card.

Animal Adoption

Animal adoptions are handled through the Madison Animal Rescue Foundation.