Dog Registration

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2022 DOG TAGS HAVE NOT ARRIVED AT THE TOWN OFFICE YET. WE ARE EXPECTING TO RECEIVE THEM BY JANUARY 21, 2022.

Here is a song about a wise dog, sung by Patti Casey, titled Old Man


According to State Law (20 VSA Chapter 193 Domestic Pet or Wolf Hybrid Control)

"All dogs are required to be registered in the town in which they reside by no later than April 1st of each year." After April 1st a $ 4.00 late fee will be added.

If you have a new puppy, we can't register it until after it receives


2022 DOG TAGS HAVE NOT ARRIVED AT THE TOWN OFFICE YET. WE ARE EXPECTING TO RECEIVE THEM BY JANUARY 21, 2022.

Here is a song about a wise dog, sung by Patti Casey, titled Old Man


According to State Law (20 VSA Chapter 193 Domestic Pet or Wolf Hybrid Control)

"All dogs are required to be registered in the town in which they reside by no later than April 1st of each year." After April 1st a $ 4.00 late fee will be added.

If you have a new puppy, we can't register it until after it receives it rabies vaccine. Technically dogs do not need to be registered until they are 6 months of age.

For your convenience there are 3 ways to register:

  1. Online: Registration form at the bottom of this page. ( Please avoid using the "Explorer" browser, try any new modern browser like Chrome, Firefox, or Safari which have been updated to the latest version
  2. Walk into the Town Hall ( M-Th 8-4, Fridays 8-12:00 noon)-- or use the drop box outside the Town Hall 24/7 if you want to leave off an updated certificate
  3. Mail: Jericho Town Clerk Office/ PO Box 67/Jericho VT 05465

Your registration should include the following:

  • The appropriate fee, see below for current fee schedule. -- there is no fee for timely registration by April 1
  • A copy of the current rabies certificate if not already on file.
  • Your dog's registration information, if not already on file.
  • If your veterinarian has exempted your dog from receiving the rabies vaccination, please provide the appropriate documentation signed by your dog's veterinarian.
CURRENT FEE SCHEDULE*
Each Neutered Male or Spayed Female
Each Un-neutered Male or Un-spayed Female
On or Before April 1st
No Fee **
No Fee **
After April 1st (late Fees Apply)
$13.00
$17.00

* As of July 1, 2015 registration fees include statewide surcharge of $5. This covers a rabies control program ($1) and the establishment of funding of a statewide spaying/neutering program ($4). For more information about the V-snip program, go to VSNIP.

**At the Select Board meeting December 29, 2014 a motion was approved waiving the registration fee for all dogs that are registered in time and that have a rabies vaccine on file that is valid through April 1, 2015, in addition the Town will pay the $4 fee to the state for each dog registered in a timely manner.

Checks are make payable to : Town of Jericho

Credit Card payments accepted. A convenience fee applies.


Page last updated: 12 January 2022, 16:47