Licensing

In accordance with Virginia Comprehensive Animal Law, Article 5. Rabies Control and Licensing of Dogs and Cats, all dogs 4 months of age or older must be licensed annually.

summary of state law:

King William and King and Queen County residents must license their dog by February 1st of each calendar year if the dog is 4 months of age or older. A current rabies vaccination certificate is required to license your pet. Dog license tags are to be securely fastened and displayed on the dog’s collar.

Cats are not required to be licensed in King William or King & Queen, although, all cats 4 months of age or older must have a current rabies vaccination.

license price for all dogs (fertile or unsexed): $5.00

Kennel License inquiries should be directed to the Treasurer’s Office in your county

King william county dog licenses can be purchased at:

  • Regional Animal Shelter
  • King William County Treasurer’s Office
  • Aylett Animal Hospital
  • King William Veterinary Clinic
  • West Point Town Hall

king and queen county dog licenses can be purchased at:

  • Regional Animal Shelter
  • King and Queen County Treasurer’s Office