Dog Licenses

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All dogs over the age of 4 months must be licensed. To be licensed, all dogs must have a rabies vaccination certificate that does not expire within 30 days. 

Please bring in proof of Spayed/Neutered if applicable, as well as, proof of current rabies shot, when licensing or renewing a license.

  • Spayed/Neutered Fee- $8.00 per year                                                 
  • Non-Spayed/Non-Neutered Fee- $20.00 per year                                                                                                                                                                               

A $5.00 late fee will be added if your license is not paid by the 10th of the next month from which it's due. An additional $5.00 will be added per month there after until paid.

We can engrave your dogs name and your phone number on the back of the tag we supplied to you when you first licensed your dog.

Engraving Fee - $2.00
Replacement tags - $4.00

If you no longer have your dog or moved from Big Flats please let the clerk’s office know so they can update your information.

Local Dog Laws


Southern Tier Animal Control
Joel Pearson- Executive Director/ Founder
(607) 333-0563

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Chemung County S.N.A.P program

If you need assistance with Spay/Neuter of your animal

S.N.A.P Application