Dog Licensing

The City of Highland is proud to offer a new online dog license application portal (link below). To renew an existing dog license, please use the Search icon; find your existing license; click on View and Renew and follow the instructions on the screen.  To apply for a new dog license, please click on the Paw icon and fill out/submit the application.  If you have any questions, please email

The City of Highland has a multiple-year license program available. View the dog licensing brochure and application (PDF). Licensing may be done online (link above), in person at City Hall or through the mail:

City of Highland
Finance Department
27215 Base Line
Highland, CA 92346


  • Late fee is one half License Fee - assessed after 30 days overdue
  • Must show proof of alteration to receive a discount on license
  • Must show proof of current rabies vaccination certificate through the date of license
  • Proof of age is required if applying for a senior discount

A replacement tag is $5.

Pursuant to Highland Municipal Code 6.04.020 County Animal Control Regulations - Adopted, the following provisions of the San Bernardino County Code regarding animal control regulations are adopted by reference.  Click here for spaying and neutering of Pit Bulls.

Spayed / Neutered

  • 1 year: $36
  • 2 years: $72
  • 3 years: $108

Not Spayed / Neutered

  • 1 year: $120
  • 2 years: $240
  • 3 years: $360

Senior Citizen (55 & Older)/ Disabled or Veterans with an Altered Dog

  • 1 year: $24
  • 2 years: $48
  • 3 years: $72

Stray Animal / Trap

Please call the San Bernardino County Animal Control at 800-472-5609 to handle all animal enforcement services in our city to include if your pet is missing, if you find a stray animal, or need a trap.