License Information

Receive a renewal notice in the mail? Click here to renew* your dog license online, or complete the Dog License Application Form and mail to the address on the form.                                 

*New licenses cannot be done online at this time. 

The items you will need to obtain your dog’s license are:

  • Proof of spay/neuter (if applicable) with a receipt for the procedure and/or documentation from a veterinarian.
  • Check, cash, or money order for the appropriate amount.

All Dog Licenses issued by or on behalf of the City of Meridian are valid for one year from the date of purchase. While the tag number is valid for the life of the dog, you must renew annually in order for the tag number to remain current.

License Fees Per Dog:

$16.00 - Altered (Spayed or Neutered) with verification in written form

$21.00 - Unaltered

Purchase a dog license at any of the locations listed below, or order a dog license by mail.

Meridian City Code 6-2-3 (Animal Control Code)

Dog Licenses can be Purchased at:

Meridian City Clerk’s Office 
33 E. Broadway Ave.
Meridian, Idaho 83642

Pet Care Clinic
1151 E. Fairview Ave.
Meridian, Idaho 83642

Meridian Veterinary Hospital
421 W. Franklin Rd.
Meridian, Idaho 83642

Idaho Humane Society
1300 S. Bird St
Boise, ID 83709
(208) 342-3599

Settlers Park Vet Hospital
3220 N. Meridian Rd.
Meridian, ID 83646

Meridian Canine Rescue
501 E. Scenery Ln, Suite 100
Meridian, ID 83642

Control and Rescue Services

Idaho Humane Society

Responsible for ALL animal control services in Meridian.

Call (208) 342-3599 or stop by 1300 S. Bird St. in Boise, ID

Meridian Canine Rescue 

A canine rescue facility that can only accept relinquished dogs.

Call (208) 794-0944 for more information

501 E. Scenery Ln. Ste. 100, Meridian, ID 83642

Thank you for helping us better serve our city’s pet population. If you have any questions please call the Meridian City Clerk’s Office at 208-888-4433