License Your Pet

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Licensing Dogs & Cats

A license is required for every cat or dog residing in the city as soon as they reach four months of age. A current rabies certificate is required in order to obtain a license Additionally, documentation that your animal has been spayed or neutered is required in order to receive the reduced rate.


City of Norfolk license fees are as follows:

Intact animal$25
Spayed or neutered animal (Senior citizens)$2
Spayed or neutered animal$5
Duplicate tag (lost or stolen)$1
Seeing eye or hearing assistance dogNo charge

Licensing Locations

Animal licenses may be purchased at the following locations:

Office of the City Treasurer, First Floor, City Hall Building757-664-7800
Norfolk Animal Care Center, 5585 Sabre Road757-441-5505