Dogs over 5 years old
Cats over 5 years old
Licensing and Permit Fees
Must provide proof of current rabies vaccination for the duration of the license.
Initial per pet
Annual per pet
3-year per Pet
Sterilized Animal – Senior Citizen (60 years or older)
Sterilized Animal – Certified Assistance Animal
Dangerous Dog Permit
Dangerous Wild Animal Permit
Late renewal processing fee:
- Dog and cat license
- Dangerous Dog Permit
- Dangerous Wild Animal Permit
Pet Wellness Services
(Available on select days. Call 281.999.3191 for schedule)
1st Impoundment (WITH proof of current rabies vaccination, county license, spay/neuter & wearing identification)
1st Impoundment (proof of spay/neuter)
1st Impoundment (all others)
3rd Impoundment (subsequent offenses)
Impoundment (additional fee, impoundment fees not included)
Impoundment (additional fee, impoundment and quarantine fees not included)
Impoundment Boarding Fees*
*All boarding fees are the same price for either a full day or a partial day.
We do not accept checks at our facility. We only accept cash or credit cards.
Rabies vaccination and pet licenses are required by law for both cats and dogs over the age of three months.
Microchips are permanent forms of identification and are small enough to implant through a hypodermic needle. No appointment is required.
Location and hours for Harris County Animal Shelter