Animal Regulations & Fees

Animal Regulations

Ever wonder?

    • What animals are and are not allowed in the Vader city limits?

    • How much space do I need to have a grazing animal?

    • When are dog licenses due?

    • Does Vader have a leash law?

    • Can I take my dog to the park with me to play?

    • Is there a law regarding doggie doo doo?

Find the answers to these and many other animal related questions by following this link to the Vader Animal Regulations Page.

If you have any questions please contact City Hall at 360-295-3222 or by email: vadercity@centurylink.net

Animal Licensing Fees

Dog License:

Spayed/Neutered...................................$10.50 per year

Unaltered...............................................$18.75 per year - 1st dog

$ 25.00 per year - 2nd dog

$ 31.25 per year - 3rd dog

Service Dog............................................$ No fee (still needs registration)

Kennel License (required when household has 3 or more dogs)

Hobby Kennel.........................................$ 25.00 (pet animals)

Breeding Kennel.....................................$ 43.75 (also need business license)

Boarding Kennel.......................................$ 250.00 (also need business license)

Dangerous/Vicious Dog:

Certificate of Registration.........................$ 125.00

Late Licensing Fees:

February 1st.............................................$ 12.50 additional

March 1st..................................................$ 25.00 additional

April 1st....................................................$ 45.00 additional

Other fees/charges:

Lost Tag replacement...............................$ 3.75

For additional licensing information and application forms please contact City Hall at 360-295-3222 or by email: vadercity@centurylink.net