Did you know that if you live within the city limits of Sandpoint, you are required to license your dogs?
You can obtain a license at Sandpoint City Hall at 1123 Lake Street.
· Prices for neutered or spayed dogs:
o 1 year $15.00, 2 year $17.50, 3 year $20.00
· Prices for un-neutered or spayed dogs
o 1 year $35.00, 2 year $65.00, 3 year $95.00
· Dogs must be current on vaccinations
If your dog is found without tags, you may be found in violation of the animal control ordinance and fined accordingly. 1st offense is $40.00, 2nd offense is $55.00 and 3rd offense is $80.00.
If you’re wondering which parks it's ok to walk your dog in, we can help you with that.
Parks where dogs are allowed on a leash:
· Windbag Marina
· Hickory Park
· Sandpoint Byway Trail
· Lakeview Park
Parks where dogs are allowed with no leash:
· Ponderay Bay Trail
· Dog Beach Park
All other parks do not allow dogs, including the City Beach.
Always remember to be a courteous and responsible pet owner, and pick up after your dog.
You can contact the Community Resource Officers at (208)265-1478 with questions.