Fremont residents are required to license their cats for the same reasons as dogs. To track and ensure that rabies is managed.
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We track whether or not a pet has been vaccinated for rabies through licensing. The law is intended to protect you and your pet if a bite occurs.
Licensing fees directly support the shelter and other animal services.
All cats and dogs in Fremont require a license. Permits are for owners that have more cats and/or dogs than allowed with just a license. A permit is also used for animals other than dogs and cats. Find out limits for cats and dogs and other animals including small animals, birds, chickens, and bees.