Pet Licenses

  • Departments:City Clerk
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Dog/Cat Licenses 
Dogs and cats six months of age or older in Clive must have a pet license, which renews on an annual basis.  License renewals are accepted January 1st through April 30th each year without penalty.  On or after May 1st, a $10 per pet late fee will be applied.  Licenses purchased for newly acquired pets or for the pets of new residents are not subject to late fees if purchased within 30 days. Licenses must be submitted with proof of spay/neuter if applicable and proof of rabies vaccination.

License Fees

 Altered Cat $17 
 Intact Cat  $24
 Altered Dog  $19
 Intact Dog  $29


Click here to apply for or renew a license online


Click here to print a license application/renewal

For licensing questions please call: 515-223-6220.  All checks should be payable to "City of Clive". Discounts are available for service animals. Documentation is required to be Uploaded or Mailed in for first time Service Animal applications. 

Please mail your completed application with proof of spay/neuter or Service Animal Documentation if applicable to:

City of Clive
Pet Licensing
1900 NW 114th Street
Clive, Iowa  50325

You may license your pet in person at City Hall, Monday-Friday, 8am to 5pm

It is unlawful for any owner to allow dogs, cats or any other animals to run at large within the corporate limits of the City. Any animal at large may be impounded.  For more information, contact the Police Department.

Dog Bites
The owner of any dog, cat or other animal which has bitten or attacked a person, or any person having knowledge of the bite or attack, should be reported to the Clive Police Department. 

Dead Animals

If you have a dead animal in your yard that needs disposed of, it may be bagged and placed in your trash receptacle for standard solid waste collection.  For special circumstances or questions, please contact the Public Works Department at (515) 223-6231.