Dog Tags (Pet Licenses)

Individual lifetime dog licenses are issued by the Treasurer for $10. 

Buy Dog Tags Online


You may purchase your dog tags online by selecting "Renew a License" if you received a notice from the Treasurer.  (Please note that notices have been mailed 

Lifetime License 


A current rabies certificate must be mailed along with $10 to:
  • Treasurer's Office
    P.O. Box 251
    Yorktown, VA 23690
Dogs four months and older must be vaccinated against rabies and licensed with York County. Tags will not be issued until a current rabies certificate is received.

Renew a Pet License


Presentation of a rabies certificate is not required if current vaccination is on file with the Treasurer.

Lost Dog Tag/Pet License


Duplicate Licenses are $1.

Kennel License


5 or more dogs constitutes operation of a private kennel, which is only permitted in certain areas of the County and under certain circumstances set forth in the York County Zoning Ordinance.

If you need to request licenses for 5 or more dogs, please contact the Division of Development and Compliance at 757-890-3523 before purchasing. Requests must be accompanied by written authorization from the Division of Development and Compliance and submitted to the Treasurer.

Kennel licenses may be obtained in the following increments:
  • Up to 10 dogs $15
  • 11 to 20 dogs $20
  • 21 to 30 dogs $25
  • 31 to 40 dogs $30
  • 41 to 50 dogs $35