Dog Licenses


Every dog in the City of Blaine over the age of six months is required to be licensed. Residents moving into the city have 30 days to purchase a dog license. Proof of up-to-date rabies vaccination for the dog is required to obtain a dog license. The fee for the license is $10.

The period of time a dog license is valid is two years depending on date of purchase. The City of Blaine ordinance allows three dogs to be licensed at an individual residence.

Read more about the Ordinance on Municode.

Obtain A Dog License

A dog license can be obtained several ways.

By Mail

If requesting a dog license by mail, please complete the Dog License Application Form (PDF) and mail it to:

  • Blaine Police Department
    Attention: Dog License
    10801 Town Square Drive NE
    Blaine, Minnesota 55449

Please include the proof of current rabies certificate or copy of along with a check for $10 made out to the City of Blaine. The certificate of rabies, paper license and dog tag will be returned by mail.

In Person

Dog licenses can be obtained in person at Blaine City Hall in the Police Department during business hours, Monday through Friday, 8AM to 4:30PM.

Off Site Locations

For convenience, a Blaine dog license can be purchased at one of the following veterinary clinics listed below:

  • Blaine Central Veterinary Clinic
    2181 108th Lane NE
    Phone: 763-792-2337
  • Blaine Area Pet Hospital
    11844 Aberdeen St NE
    Phone: 763-754-2131

Lost Dog

Lost dogs are brought to the following animal shelter in Anoka County:

  • Animal Humane Society
    1411 Main Street NW
    Coon Rapids MN
    Phone: 952-435-7738