Animal Information

Animal Requirements

Each residence is allowed to own three animals with a maximum of two dogs. All animals must be licensed in the City of Waite Park. 

Animal License

Proof of rabies vaccination is required to purchase a license. License amount is $10 per tag.

Animal licenses must be purchased at Waite Park City Hall, but you can complete the application online and print it. Please bring the completed application with you when you purchase your license.  

Waite Park Stray Animal Fees

All stray animals found in Waite Park will be taken to the Tri-County Humane Society, located at 735 8th St NE, Saint Cloud, MN 56304.
Before claiming an animal at Tri-County Humane Society, the owner must first pay a $60.00 at-large fee, plus any on-call fees for a city employee to pick up the animal, and also license the animal, if not already licensed in the City.  Current proof of rabies must be furnished.

If the owner claiming the stray is not from Waite Park, they will still need to pay Tri-County Humane Society the at-large fee, plus any on-call fee for a city employee to pick up the animal, before the animal will be released.

Animal Information