WHY SHOULD I LICENSE MY PET?
EVEN THOUGH DOG OR CAT LICENSES ARE REQUIRED THERE ARE MANY OTHER BENEFITS TO LICENSING YOUR PET.
- Rescue of stray, sick and injured animals
- Protection for the pubic against the threat of dangerous or vicious dogs
- Investigation of animal cruelty, neglect and abuse
- Adoption services to find new forever homes for lost, abandoned and unwanted animals
- License tracking system for reuniting lots pets with their owners
- Vacation notification. Tell us who to contact while you are away
IT’S EASY TO LICENSE YOUR PET!
PETHUB LICENSE TAGS
All licenses purchased or renewed from Animal Care and Control at WVHS will be on a PetHub tag. What does that mean for you and your pet? All sorts of great things!
Visit their website to learn how your pet's license can be a powerful tool to keep your pet safe, including additional features to help return your pet if they escape (and avoid a trip to the animal shelter)!
HOW TO PURCHASE A NEW LICENSE
To purchase a pet license at the spayed/neutered rate for the first time you will need to have or mail proof of surgery with the license form.
In Person: Licenses for most jurisdictions may be purchased at the Wenatchee Valley Humane Society during regular business hours weekdays 11am to 6pm located at 1474 S Wenatchee Ave, Wenatchee WA.
Over the Phone: You may license over the phone for a $2 per license convenience fee. If you have questions or would like to license over the phone, please call 509-662-9577 ext. 1
By Mail: You may mail your payment to P.O. Box 1965 | Wenatchee, WA 98807
Please note: If you live within the city limits of Waterville or Rock Island you will need to purchase your licenses at your respective City Hall. Residents of Leavenworth may purchase licenses at City Hall or WVHS.
|Area||Animal Type||Spayed or Neutered||Unaltered|
|Chelan County Animal Control Zone*||Dog||$20||$60|
|Douglas County Animal Control Zone*||Dog||$20||$60|
|City of Chelan*||Dog||$10||$30|
|City of Chelan*||Cat||$5||$15|
|City of Cashmere*||Dog||$10||$30|
|City of Leavenworth||Dog||$10||$15|
All jurisdictions listed above that are marked with an * offer a 1/2 price discount for senior or disabled citizens. (please call to renew these discounted licenses)
Local City and County ordinances do require that all cats and dogs be vaccinated against rabies. You can assist us with record keeping by providing proof of rabies vaccination when you purchase your pet’s license.
If you lose your pet’s license during the current license year, we will reissue a new tag for a nominal charge of $5, for all licenses sold at the Wenatchee Valley Humane Society.