Dog Licenses

Important Information

The City of La Mesa requires all dogs to be licensed at four months of age or within 30 days of entering the city based on  the La Mesa Municipal Code 8.09.010. Please have your veterinarian fill out the rabies information portion as well as whether or not your dog has been spayed or neutered on the application. If your veterinarian did not fill out the information please provide proof of the rabies vaccination and showing whether or not your dog has been spayed or neutered. Verification needed can be in the form of a detailed receipt or shot record provided by your veterinarian. Please mail in your application with payment for processing.

If you have any questions please contact us at 619-463-6611

Please fill out our dog licensing application and submit with payment.

*Please note that you must provide the physical address where the dog resides. Post office boxes or private mail boxes are not valid addresses for licensing purposes.*

Licensing Fees

Duration of LicenseAlteredUnaltered
1 year$24$55
2 year$42$89
3 years$55$106


Please note that there are no refunds on unused portions of the license, and fees and tags my not be transferred among dogs.