Household Dog License

  • All owners or keepers of dogs whose primary residence is within the Town of Eastham must license their dog(s) annually. Annual licenses are valid January 1 through December 31 inclusive. The following requirements and fee schedule apply:
  • You may license up to three dogs in any one household; four (4) dogs on any one premise requires a household kennel license (both applications available on-line (below) or at the Town Clerks office).  
  • A copy of a current rabies vaccination form must be submitted for each dog along with your payment. License(s) cannot be issued without proof of vaccination.
  • The fee for licensing 1 to 3 dogs in any household is $10.00 per dog that has been spayed or neutered; $15.00 for dog that is intact. Any dog six months of age or older must be licensed. Licenses must be renewed by March 15 of each year.
  • Failure to obtain a license may result in a fine of $50.00 per day.

Household Kennel licenses

  • Household kennel licenses are required for four dogs and for breeding dogs. These licenses will be issued in conformity with zoning by-laws. Application available on-line (below) or at the Town Clerks office.
  • The fee for a household kennel license is $50.00.


2021 Dog Registration Form

Emergency Procedure of Confinement of Animal in a Motor Vehicle 

Household Kennel Licenses


Eastham Dog Rules

Eastham Dog Owners' Association 



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