(Lenox) Lenox residents who own an unlicensed dog could face a penalty.
The City of Lenox has implemented a mandatory dog licenses for all dogs kept inside the city limits. Licenses must be obtained prior to August 1st. The owner of any unlicensed dog in Lenox after August 1st is subject to a citation and fine.
To obtain adog tag, you must present a copy of the dogs rabies vaccination certificate (required by State of Iowa Law) The License will be valid for the duration of the rabies certificate. There will be a $5.00 per year fee for the tag. (if there is two years remaining on the rabies tag the fee would be $10.00).
Licensed dogs found running at large may be returned to the owner at no cost. Unlicensed dogs will be impounded and fees will apply. Dogs will not be released from impound until licensing requirements are met.
April 19, 2013