Residential Dogs

Petting a Dog

The City of Black Hawk requires that all dogs be licensed annually on or before the first day of March through the City Clerk's office. The annual fee for males and spayed females is $3.00. The fee for unspayed females is $5.00. The City requires proof of rabies inoculation.

Dog License information.

It is unlawful to permit dogs to run at large in the City of Black Hawk. Dogs must be kept on the premises of the owner, keeper, or possessor of the dog. When away from the premises the dog must be on a leash, cord or chain not more than 10 feet in length.

Vicious dogs shall not be kept, possessed or harbored within the City