NEW Residents

Pet Registrations



Pet Registrations

Pet Licenses

  • Pet Licenses are due yearly and expire on December 31st

  • Fee is $10.00 for each altered dog or cat and $15.00 for each unaltered dog or cat

  • A $5.00 late fee beginning March 1st.


To purchase a license you will need the following: 

  • License fee – Cash or check (payable to City of Carter Lake) 

  • A copy of current rabies vaccination – must not expire for 60 days. 

  • Proof the animal is altered.

  • Completed application if you did not license your pet last year. 

  • Download the application here.

  • Please bring to City Hall or if you are mailing please include self-addressed stamped envelope.