Licensing Your Pet
Licensing your pet is a city requirement. It also proves your ownership of the animal, shows the animal has been vaccinated for rabies so your pet and others are protected, and gives the city a way to notify you if your animal is found. Refer to city ordinances:
At what age is a pet required to be licensed in the City of West St. Paul?
How long is a West St. Paul pet license good for?
Where and when can I get a West St. Paul pet license?
- Due to Covid-19 concerns, pet licenses can be applied for in the vestibule of City of West St. Paul Municipal Center, 1616 Humboldt Avenue. Our vestibule is open 24/7. When you walk in the main doors, there is a table with a section for pet licenses or you can print your own here. You would fill out the form provided (Pet License Application), attach your pet(s) rabies vaccination certificate, and payment for the license (check or credit card accepted). If you are paying by credit card, you will be called for payment information. Put those required items in a provided envelope, and put the envelope inside the brown standing mailbox located next to the bench in the vestibule. Your pet(s) license will be processed and mailed to you, along with the rabies information.
- Or, you can mail in your pet(s) rabies vaccination certificate, along with the pet license application, and payment for the license (check or credit card info). You will be called for payment information if paying by credit card. Your pet(s) license will be processed and mailed to you, along with the rabies information. Please contact one of the persons listed below to obtain a pet license application form for mailing.
When will I receive the West St. Paul pet license tag?
What is the cost of a West St. Paul pet license?
Does my pet have to wear a collar and the pet license tag?
Questions about Pet Licensing - Please contact either: