Get Pet Registration Tags

Which pets need to get a tag?

We require registration tags if your pet meets the following criteria:

  • Lives with you in Hillsborough County
  • Is 4 months or age or older
  • Is a dog, cat or ferret

Ways to get a tag

  • All veterinary clinics in Hillsborough County are required to make the County tag available at their location
    • If your veterinarian doesn't have tags available please let us know so we can get them the supplies they need
  • Visit the Pet Resource Center, 440 N. Falkenburg Road in Tampa with your up-to-date rabies certificate
  • Mail in a copy of the rabies certificate your vet gives you with a check made payable to BOCC to: 
    Pet Resource Center
    440 N. Falkenburg Rd.
    Tampa, FL 33619
    • Do not mail cash


Type Price
Spayed/Neutered Cat or Dog $20 ($5 for residents 62 and older)
Non-Sterilized Cat or Dog $40 ($25 for residents 62 and older)
Ferrets $5

Update your phone, address or other information

We realize that people move or change their numbers. Keep your information up-to-date by doing one of the following: