The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

February 5, 2013

Dog Wardens to Canvass Northumberland County


The Daily Item

— During the week of Feb. 11, dog wardens will canvass homes in Sunbury Borough, Upper Augusta Township and surrounding areas in Northumberland County.

All dogs three months or older must be licensed by Jan. 1 of each year. The fee is $6.45 for each spayed or neutered dog and $8.45 for other dogs. Older adults and persons with disabilities may purchase a license for $4.45 for spayed or neutered dogs and $6.45 for others.

Additionally, all dogs and non-feral cats three months of age and older must be vaccinated against rabies. Booster vaccinations must be administered periodically to maintain lifelong immunity.

Violators can be cited with a maximum fine of $300 per violation plus court costs.

Licenses may be purchased through the Northumberland County Treasurer by calling 988-4273, ext. 4608 or visiting www.padoglicense.com

Additional information is available by visiting www.licenseyourdogPA.com or call (717) 787-3062.