License Your Pet
All dogs, cats, and ferrets in the City of Bowie must have and wear a current Prince George's County license. Prince George's County licenses are valid for one year. You may purchase this license at City Hall (15901 Excalibur Road) at the Animal Control window in the lobby.
Licensing Hours at City Hall
- Monday - Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
- Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
- Saturday 8:30 a.m. - noon
Pet Licensing Fees
- $5 for a spayed/neutered pet
- $25 for an unaltered pet
Residents 65 years of age and older (proof of age required) may obtain two free pet licenses per year provided their animal(s) is spayed/neutered and is up to date on rabies vaccination(s).
If the license has lapsed beyond 30 days of the expiration date, a $3.50 late fee will be assessed.
Documentation Needed for Licensing
Bring proof of a rabies vaccination and proof of spaying or neutering if applicable.
Other Places to Purchase a County Pet License
Animal Management Group, License Section
3750 Brown Station Road,
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
301-780-7251 - Call for details on payment options
College Park Municipal Center
4500 Knox Road
College Park, MD 20740