Dog Licenses

All dogs 6 months of age or older must be licensed with the Town Clerk’s Office (MGL Chapter 137). Licenses must be renewed annually by March 1, failure to do so will result in a $50 late fee. Failure to license a dog shall be punishable by a fine of $100 (Town of Natick By-Laws, Article #50, Sec. 16-7).


Dog License Information 

Dog license applications were mailed to all current dog owners.

You can register your dog by:

  • Going on line at the following link: https://www.doglicenses.us/MA/Natick/
  • Mailing in the application, current rabies information, payment and a self-addressed stamped envelope
  • You may also drop off the application and current rabies information, payment and a self-addressed stamped envelope at the Clerk's office (1st floor in Town Hall). The license will be processed and an updated dog tag will be mailed to you. 

Dog License Fee Exemption

The license fee is waived for residents over age 70 and for service dogs.  Those licenses may not be renewed using the on-line option.  To have the fee waived (over age 70) you must provide proof of age.  If you are unable to come into the office you may send a copy of your license or call the office and talk to a member of the staff (508) 647-6430 X4.