Town of Payson Dog Licensing

If you reside within the Town of Payson, it is the law to get your dog licensed.  To receive a license, we will need proof of your dog's current rabies vaccination.  You may come into the shelter located at 605 W. Wilson Court or use one of the options below.

You may view the TOP Boundary Map here.


Office hours for licensing are Tuesday-Saturday from 10 AM to 3 PM.

If you have any questions, please call us at 928-474-5590.

  • Spayed/Neutered Dogs - $15
  • Not Spayed/Neutered Dogs - $40
  • Replacement tags - $5

Your dog's license is valid for the same length of the rabies vaccine.

You may also request a new/replacement or renew a current license by using one of the online/mail-in options below.

Still have questions? Please call us at (928) 474-5590.


Residents of Star Valley, you may obtain your dog license from the Town Hall in Star Valley located at 3675 East Highway 260, Star Valley, AZ.  For questions, you may call them at (928) 472-7752.

Residents of Gila County, you may obtain your dog license from the Gila County Health Department located at 110 West Main Street, Payson, AZ.  For questions, you may call them at (928) 474-1210.

All requests MUST have a current rabies vaccination certificate attached.

*If your dog license has an expiration date on it or you have previously obtained it from the Community Development Office (near the police station), then you will need to request a new license.