Dog licenses (tags) go on sale Nov. 1 at the Treasurer's office and the Blacksburg Municipal Building, 300 S. Main St. Dog tag purchases are due by Jan. 31 of each year.
Download: Dog tag order form
All dogs four months of age and older are required to have a dog tag. Dogs and domesticated cats must be vaccinated for rabies by four months of age by a licensed veterinarian. You must present a copy of the vaccination certification, signed by the veterinarian,
specifying the date of the vaccination, the expiration date, a brief description of the dog, sex of the dog and name and address of the animal's owner when purchasing a dog tag. The certification of vaccination must be marked spayed or neutered in
order to purchase an unsexed tag. If you are purchasing a kennel tag you must present the certifications of vaccination for all dogs kept in the kennel.Annual dog tag fees, effective April 1, 2018
- Male dog - $10
- Female dog - $10
- Unsexed (spayed or neutered) dog - $5
- 20 dog kennel tag - $50
For information on pet adoption, visit the Animal Care and Adoption Center page..