The City of Burien requires pet owners to purchase a license annually for all dogs and cats 6 months of age or older. See Burien Municipal Code Title 6 Animals.
Spayed / Neutered Dogs and Cats - $20
Unaltered Dogs and Cats - $50
Lifetime License* - $15
Replacement Tag - $5 Additional
*Residents 65 years of age and older OR disabled residents may obtain a non-transferrable tag for the lifetime of their altered pet for a one-time fee of $15. Proof of owner’s age or disability must be submitted.
Pet licenses are valid for a term of one year from issuance, expiring on the last day of the twelfth month. Note: The license tag you initially receive is permanently assigned to your pet. If a tag is lost, replacement tags are available for a $5 fee.