Dog Registration

The City of Delano requires that your dog be registered as soon as it is six months old. Registration can be done online or in person at Delano City Hall, 234 2nd Street North. Proof of rabies vaccination must be provided at the time of registration. The City of Delano limits households to two dogs over the age of six months. Please refer to the City of Delano City Code (PDF) for more information.


Runaway & Impounded Pets

Dogs that are picked by a City Official will be impounded. All dogs will be brought to:

  • Delano Dog Catcher
    Joe Kittok
    Phone: 763-221-6658

Impoundment Fees

Being impounded is not a happy experience for the dog or its owners. In addition to the emotional toll and the inconvenience, there can be a significant cost to bring your dog home. This fee schedule does not include any additional veterinarian expenses or impound kennel imposed boarding expenses that may be required:

Registered Dogs

  • First Offense: $35
  • Second Offense: $70
  • Third Offense: $140

Non-Registered Dogs

  • First Offense: $40
  • Second Offense: $80
  • Third Offense: $160