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Fees, Licenses & Adoption

$30.00 First Offense
$55.00 Second Offense
$100.00 Third Offense or more

In addition to the Impound Fee, there is a $6.00 per day, per animal, Daily Board and Care fee. 


Per State Law and County Ordinance, all Dogs over the age of 3 months must be vaccinated for Rabies and all Dogs over the age of 4 months must have a County License

Dog license tags may be purchased at:

  • Mariposa Sheriffs Animal Facility - 5012 Fairgrounds Dr.
  • The Mariposa County Sheriff's Office at 5099 Old Highway 
  • or by mail at P.O. Box 276, Mariposa, CA 95338
  • or Mariposa County Sheriff's Office Station 1 - 10459 Fisk Road in Greeley Hill

The license must be renewed with rabies vaccination

Unaltered Dog $6.50 per year
Altered Dog $3.25 per year


Animal Control does not have a low cost spay/neuter program.  You can contact local veterninarians for spay/neuter options or for low cost spay/neuter options you can contact:
Mariposa SCPA   209-966-5275 

Cat Nip   209-742-1023

Hope Foundation 559-271-0209


To adopt an animal Please contact the Mariposa SPCA

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5100 Bullion St.  |  Mariposa, CA 95338  |  Telephone Numbers