If my licensed dog or cat passes away, do I need to notify the City of Chesapeake?

Yes, if you do not notify the City of Chesapeake, an automatic renewal will be sent to the address on file. You may notify the City of Chesapeake by email or by calling 757-382-6281 or by visiting any of our four branches located in Chesapeake.

If you email our office, please provide your first and last name, address, your pet's name, a previous tag number, and the date your pet passed away.

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1. What paperwork is needed to purchase an animal license?
2. Will I be fined for not purchasing a license?
3. Do puppies and kittens need a license?
4. Does my service animal need a license?
5. What is the deadline for purchasing a license?
6. How long is the license valid?
7. How much does a license cost?
8. If my licensed dog or cat passes away, do I need to notify the City of Chesapeake?
9. If my licensed dog or cat moves, do I need to notify the City of Chesapeake?
10. What is the definition of a kennel or cattery?
11. What are the qualifications for a kennel?
12. What is a Dangerous Animal License?
13. What are the responsibilities of my veterinarian?
14. Where can I purchase an animal license?