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Dog Licensing

Braintree Town Hall
One JFK Memorial Drive
Braintree, MA 02184
Phone: 781-794-8240
Fax: 781-794-8259

The Town of Braintree requires that all dog owners must register their dog(s) each year. 

The purpose of this Ordinance is to protect the health, safety and welfare of all the inhabitants who frequent and live in the town. It is further the purpose of this ordinance to prevent the needless health hazards caused by dog bites and dog feces upon public and private properties.

Click on the following link for a complete copy of this Town Ordinance.

 Chapter 6-100 Dogs and Other Animals

The 2018 dog licensing period will run from April 1st until June 30th.  All renewal requests either in person, by mail or online must be submitted by this time to avoid a late fee.  The licenses will be valid from April 1, 2018 through March 31, 2019.

Click on the following link for a complete copy of the fee schedule.

Fee Schedule

Beginning April 1, 2018 click on the following link to register you dog online* for the current licensing period.

Dog Registration


* = Please note that online renewals must have up-to-date rabies inoculation information.



The Annual Rabies Clinic will be held on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at Town Hall and  will run from 10:00am until 12:00pm.  The vaccination fee per animal will be $14.

The Office of the Town Clerk will be open from 10:00am until 12 Noon for dog license renewals and new licenses.

Anyone seeking more information may contact the Office of the Town Clerk at (781) 794-8240.