License & Microchips

LICENSE & MICROCHIPs


The Palm Springs Animal Shelter is the dog licensing agency for the City of Palm Springs and the only location you can purchase your dog license.

It is a requirement to license your dog in the City of Palm Springs (Palm Springs Municipal Code 10.08.010). There is an exemption for visitors, but only for those staying less than 30 days (Palm Springs Municipal Code 10.08.020).

To License Your Dog in Palm Springs

Please visit the Palm Springs Animal Shelter to purchase your dog’s license. We will provide you with a uniquely numbered tag for your dog’s collar and a receipt of license.

You must provide:

A copy of your dog’s current rabies certificate (proof of rabies vaccination).

A copy of your dog’s spay/neuter certificate or other proof from a veterinarian (if your pet is spayed or neutered).

License and Microchip fees:

1 YR $15 / 2 YR $25 / 3 YR $35

Seniors (65+ with altered dog) $5 per YR
Unaltered Dogs $50 YR

Microchip fee (to have your dog microchipped and registered): $25


Please call the shelter with any questions or if you need assistance.  

Hours of Operation:

Monday: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Tuesday: Closed to the Public

Wednesday: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Thursday: 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Friday: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sunday: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Year's Day

Closed 2019 Christmas Eve &    New Year's Eve

PALM SPRINGS ANIMAL SHELTER

4575 E Mesquite Ave,

Palm Springs, CA 92264

Phone. (760) 416-5718

Emails: 

Adoption.  adoption@psanimalshelter.org

Donate. donate@psanimalshelter.org

Foster.  foster@psanimalshelter.org

Intake.  intake@psanimalshelter.org

Licensing.  licensing@psanimalshelter.org

TNR.  tnr@psanimalshelter.org

Other.  info@psanimalshelter.org

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