Calling All New Milford Dog Owners: June is Dog Licensing Month!

Connecticut law requires any dog six months of age or older to have a current rabies vaccination and license.

This license must be renewed annually in the month of June.A late penalty of $1.00 per month begins to accrue on July 1, 2022.

What You Need To Register Your Dog:

 1. Completed application 

 2. Current rabies vaccination certificate

 3. Proof of spay or neuter if applicable

 4. Payment: cash, money order, credit card or check made payable to the Milford City Clerk's Office. 

Licensing Fees:

Female or Male: $19.00 

Spayed Female or Neutered Male: $8.00

Credit Card Transactions Fees:

For licenses for new dogs, there is a $1.50 convenience fee for credit cards.

For online renewals of existing dog licenses, there is a $1.75 convenience fee per license.

4 Ways to Register Your Dog:

  • In Person: We are open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Mail: Milford City Clerk’s Office, 70 West River Street, Milford, CT 06460. Click here for the application.
  • Email a completed application to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . We will send you an email regarding payment and mail your new license. 
  • Online NEW DOGS ONLY - Click here for an Online ApplicationIf you select mail for license delivery, we will send you an email regarding payment and mail your new license.
  •  Online RENEWALS ONLY - Effective from June 1 - August 31 Click here to renew your existing dog license.
  • If you renew your dog license online, you will pay online and we will mail your new license.
  • You must have a valid rabies certificate to renew online. To update your rabies certificate, please contact our office! 

Any questions, please don’t hesitate to call us at 203-783-3210. We’re here to help you in any way!

Click here for more information on the Animal Control page


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