Missing Pets
There are currently no lost pets in the City of Boulder.

You Love Your Pet. We Do Too.

DocuPet is Boulder's official pet licensing partner. Let’s work together to make a safe and happy home for every one of Boulder's beloved companions.

Get started today with an annual dog license for your furry friend.

Get A New License Renew an Existing License
Attention Boulder Guardians: If you have previously licensed a dog with the City of Boulder you will be receiving a renewal letter or email with instructions detailing how to activate your online account and process your renewal. If you would like to renew your 2019 license immediately please call us at 1-877-239-6072 for your online access code.
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The City of Boulder has partnered with DocuPet to offer an enhanced dog licensing experience.

Our website is designed to make licensing your dogs quick and easy so you can get it done now, and avoid a summons later. In just five minutes your dog will be licensed, and within 24 hours, our team will have their tags in the mail. Valid licenses also mean you get year-round access to our HomeSafe™ and Pet Perks programs.

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It's as easy as 1, 2, 3



Decide to license online, over the phone, by mail, or in person.



Tell us about your dog and pay for their license.



Check your mail in about two weeks time.

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Ever licensed a dog with the City of Boulder? Renewing is even easier.

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Why We Do What We Do

Our mission at DocuPet is to provide a safe and happy home for every pet. Fulfilling this mission starts with licensing, but it doesn't end there.

Returning Pets

Ever lost your companion?

What if the person who found your pet knew exactly who to call and what to do? What if you could let your community know how to help with the click of a button?

Our HomeSafe™ Lost Pet System links a pet's physical tag with DocuPet's online program to provide a simple and efficient solution for helping pets get home safe.

DocuPet's HomeSafe™ Lost Pet System has helped return hundreds of pets to their families.

Reward Guardians

The DocuPet Pet Perks Program offers discounts and deals for licensed dogs.

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Get the Help You Need

Have a question about licensing or the DocuPet program? Contact customer service at:

Need to make a report? Contact The Boulder Police Department at:

For shelter services get in touch with the Humane Society of Boulder Valley.
Call 303-442-4030