Dog Licenses

Dog License Renewal
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Dog Licenses Now Available & Due Before March 1, 2024

All dogs six months and older are required to be licensed every calendar year. To purchase an Ayer dog license, the following is needed:

  • A completed dog license application form
  • Proof of a current rabies certificate
  • Proof of dog being neutered or spayed, if applicable
  • Payment of the applicable fee (2023 Fee Schedule)
  • A $50.00 late payment fee applies to the issuance of an Ayer dog license after March 1, 2024.
  • Dog Tags can be obtained in office of the Town Clerk, printing a form from our website and mailing in, or requesting and paying online
  • Fees for residents over the age of 70 are waived per Town Meeting vote on 10/24/2016.
  • Dog Tags are due by March 1, 2024 to avoid the $50 late fee!

Fee Schedule:







1-4 Dogs


Service Animals:


5-10 Dogs


Senior Citizen (over 70):


11-25 Dogs






Fees and due dates were approved per Town Meeting vote October 23, 2023

Town Clerks Office

Ayer Town Hall
1 Main Street
Ayer, MA
978-772-8220 ext 153