Animal Licenses

Animal Licenses

The City of San Leandro requires a license for any animal that lives within the City limits. You can obtain your dog license by completing the Animal License Application and submitting:

1) By mail to City Hall, 835 E. 14th St, ATTN:  Animal Licenses, San Leandro, CA 94577, OR

2) Via email to, OR

3) In person at the cashier's office located on the 1st floor of City Hall, Suite 103

The cashier's office is open Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday  from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m; closed on Wednesday and Friday.  To schedule an in person appointment, please call  (510) 577-3378.

The animal licensing period coincides with the rabies vaccination period.

The following fees apply for an animal license:

  • 1 year rabies certificate $20
  • 1 year rabies spayed/neutered $10
  • 3 year rabies certificate $40
  • 3 year rabies spayed/neutered $20


Animal owners must present proof of rabies vaccination upon purchasing an animal license. The fee for the animal license shall be reduced by 50% for animals who are spayed/neutered. Please present a copy of your sterilization certificate (it may be noted on your rabies certificate) at the time you purchase your animal license to receive the discount.

For more information on Animal licenses, please contact (510) 577-3378.

For additional information regarding the municipal code for Animal license, please visit