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Manhattan KS Dog Licenses

The City of Manhattan, KS requires all dogs & cats 6 months or older residing within city limits to be licensed and inoculated against rabies within 30 days of being in the city. Licenses are issued in conjunction with the rabies vaccination, no license will be issued past the expiration of the rabies vaccination

  • Spayed/Neutered Pets $10.00/year.

  • Unaltered Pets $24.00/year.

  • License fees are not able to be pro-rated.

Licenses can be purchased online, or in person at the animal shelter any time during our open hours

Buying Your License Online:

  1. Make sure you reside within the city limits of Manhattan KS, and your pet has an unexpired rabies vaccination.

  2. Click the button below to submit a city license application. You will need to submit an application for each pet. (If you're encountering difficulties accessing the licensing application, it's possible you already have a profile with us, but your email may need updating. Please reach out to us via phone, and we'll assist you in updating your profile accordingly.)

  3. Our team will review the information you submitted, create your license and assess your fee. You will receive an email with a link to enter your credit card information. (If you have multiple pets you will only receive one email and payment link as long as you have submitted them on the same day).

  4. Once payment has been received our team will email you your license and receipt

The complete code of ordinances relating to animals in Manhattan KS can be found here.

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