Parkville Missouri

Dog Licenses


Parkville residents are required to license all dogs six (6) months or older. The license is valid one year from the date of registration*. Applications and payments are accepted from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. For questions or concerns, contact City Hall at (816) 741-7676 and press “0” or e-mail the Administrative Assistant.

Parkville’s Animal Control Code allows a maximum of three dogs and/or three cats. Dogs must be on leashes and owners must pick up after their dogs. More detailed information can be found under Parkville Municipal Code Chapter 210: Animal Regulations.


  1. Complete the dog tag application for all dogs over 6 months old
  2. Visit the top floor of Parkville City Hall at 8880 Clark Avenue
  3. Submit your application
  4. Submit your payment (cash, check made out to City of Parkville or credit card)
  5. Provide proof of current rabies vaccination within last 3 years

Once you have received your dog tags, affix the tag to the dog’s collar.

  • $10.00 if neutered/spayed
  • $15.00 for dogs not neutered/spayed. 

If time permits, renewal reminders will be sent annually by City staff via e-mail approximately one month prior to the tag’s expiration date.

*Note: The process was changed in 2015; if a resident had a dog tag in 2015 the same expiration date will apply each year thereafter.

Administrative Assistant: Jodi Kersten