Animal Control > Pet Licensing

Pet Licensing

 

 

Dog Licenses

 

Any dog that is 4 months of age and is being kept within the boundaries of the County of Santa Cruz, State of Arizona for at least 30 consecutive days of each calendar year needs a county dog license.

A current rabies certificate good for at least a year must be provided to obtain a 1-year license. If the rabies certificate is good for less than a year, you may also obtain a license for the amount of months the rabies shot is good for (11 months, 10 months, etc.). 


 

Obtain a License by Mail

 

A current rabies certificate must be mailed with a check or money order with the license fee plus .50 cents per animal for postage.

Mail the current certificate with check or money order to:
Santa Cruz County Animal Control Department
2150 N Congress Dr.
Nogales, AZ 85621 

Fees

Services

Fee

License - Altered (proof required)

$12

License  - Unaltered

$35

License - Altered, Senior/Disabled (proof required)

$8

License – Unaltered, Senior/Disabled (proof required)

$20

Replacement License

$7

License Transfer

$5

License Late Fee

$5

Impound Fees – 1st Offense

$25

Impound Fees - 2nd Offense

$50

Impound Fees – 3rd Offense and after

$75

Board (per day)

$10

Animal Pick Up at Residence (owned)

$30

Euthanasia

$35

Disposal

$10

Trap Rental (2 weeks)

$5

Report Request (per page)

$1

Adoption* (dog or cat; includes Parvo / Distemper shot for dogs, RCP for cats)

$10

HomeAgain Microchip Implant

$15 


* Please note: Owner is responsible for cost of spay or neuter and rabies vaccination for adopted animals.