Dog Licenses

All Daly City dog owners must ensure that their pets are vaccinated against rabies and licensed by the age of four months. New residents must license their dogs within 60 days. A penalty may be imposed for late license renewals or failure to comply with the licensing requirement. 

Dog licenses are processed by the San Mateo County Health System.

Obtain License

Dog licenses can be obtained in person from:

Peninsula Humane Society
12 Airport Drive
San Mateo, CA 94401

San Mateo County Health System
225 37th Avenue
Room 11
San Mateo, CA 94403

If you choose to apply for a license in person, remember to bring copy of the dog's rabies certificate and proof of spay/neuter if applicable.


Download a animal license application from the San Mateo County Health System website.