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Dog Licenses

Dogs are required to be registered every April. A valid rabies certificate is required at the time of registration. Pawtucket residents are allowed three (3) dogs per household.


  • All Dogs (Spayed/Neutered - must present certificate of spay/neuter): $16.00
  • All Dogs (Not Spayed/Neutered): $26.00

Senior Citizens (65 years of age or older - must present proof of age):

  • All Dogs (Spayed/Neutered - must present certificate of spay/neuter): $6.00
  • All Dogs (Not Spayed/Neutered): $11.00

Dog licenses may be obtained at the City Clerk's office during normal business hours.

Traditionally during the month of April, the City holds a rabies clinic where dogs & cats can receive their rabies shot at reduced rates. Licenses for dogs may be obtained at the clinic. Dates, times, and other details will be placed in the Times and on the Online City Calendar.

Pawtucket City Council Meeting to be Changed

  • November 9, 2017
  • Uncategorized

Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, the next regularly scheduled City Council meeting is being moved up one day.  The Council meeting will be held on TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. ...  Read More >

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"The City has a long history with and commitment to the PawSox, a team that is woven into the fabric of our community… I am committed to maintaining the affordable family friendly brand of PawSox baseball in Pawtucket."

- Don Grebien

New Event

Pawtucket City Hall Extended Hours

  • October 30, 2017
  • Event

Pawtucket City Hall will Extend its Hours to enhance public convenience on the following dates:Thursday, October 19, 2017, 8:30 A.M. to 7:00 P.M.Thursday, November 16, 2017, 8:30 A.M. to 7:00 P....  Read More >