The Daily Item
SHAMOKIN DAM — Dog wardens will canvass homes in Shamokin Dam, Snyder County, the week of March 3 to ensure all dog owners have current licenses and rabies vaccinations for their dogs.
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 Snyder County Treasurer by calling (570) 837-4221 or at www.padoglicense.com.