The Pittsfield City Clerk issues yearly licenses to individuals who own or keep a dog in the City of Pittsfield. Licenses are issued yearly beginning April 1st.
How to License
To obtain a yearly license an owner must provide a valid anti-rabies vaccination certificate and a $20.00 fee for male or female dogs. A reduced yearly fee of $10.00 is charged to owners who provide the City Clerk with a veterinarian's certificate of spaying or neutering.
We have a NO REFUND policy. A request for a record should only be made if you know that the City of Pittsfield has the record/or have confirmed with the City Clerk's office that the record exists in Pittsfield. You may contact the City Clerk's office by email at email@example.com or call (413) 499-9361. The City Clerk's Office is open weekdays from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM.
You may license your dog by any of the following methods:
- Visit the City Clerk's Office during office hours;
- Complete and mail with payment a Dog License Request Form;
- *ONLINE through Pittsfield's online payment partner Invoice Cloud.
*Please note there is a shipping and handling fee of $1.00 per online request. Also, you must disclose the name of your veterinary service in order to verify anti-rabies vaccination and certification of spaying or neutering.