Dog Licensing Requirements

State Law requires that all dogs or wolf-hybrids six (6) months or older must be licensed by April 1 annually. 20 VSA §3581.  Due to COVID-19 the Selectboard will waive the late fee until May 1, 2020.

Proof of up-to-date vaccination is required for licensing.

Starting April 2, per the Town of Eden Dog Ordinance, the Animal Control Officer will begin issuing fines, starting at $100.00 for each unregistered dog.

Newly acquired dogs or puppies licensed after April 1 will not be subject to fines or late fees.

  Dog/wolf-hybrid license fees
$11.00 Spayed or neutered and registered before April 1
$15.00 Not spayed or neutered and registered before April 1
 $13.00  Spayed or neutered and registered after April 1
$19.00 Not spayed or neutered and registered after April 1
 $30.00 Special License
$10.00 Kennel Permits
$10.00 Surcharge
$3.00 State
  Over 10 dogs = $3.00 each

Regardless of size, all house pets, including but not limited to, dogs, wolf-hybrids, cats, and ferrets, should be vaccinated against rabies.

A Rabies Clinic is held annually in the Spring at the Town Garage

Saturday, March 21, 2020

12:30PM to 1:30PM

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the clinic will be held outside the town garage.  All are asked to wait in their vehicles with their pet until called.  The town office will not be open to the public on this day for registrations.  Envelopes are available for you to put your rabies certificate and check into.  Please put the envelope in the night drop.  Your license and tag will be mailed to you.  Thank you for your patience and understanding as we deal with this special situation.

  Shots Available at the Rabies Clinic
  Rabies & Distemper
  Kennel Cough & Leukemia
  Lyme Disease Vaccination

This Clinic is available for dogs/wolf-hybrids and cats.

Licensing of dogs will be available at the clinic.