Jasper County Animal Rescue League and Humane Society 

Pet Licensing 

City Of Newton

Newton residents can purchase their city licenses at the Jasper County Animal Rescue League and Humane Society or at the Newton Police Department. 

All dogs and cats over 6 months of age must be licensed annually by March 31st of each year. To purchase your city license, please bring the following to the Jasper County Animal Rescue League and Humane Society or the Newton Police Department: 
- $15 for spayed/neutered pets OR $25 for unaltered pets
- Rabies certificate, or proof from your veternarian that the pet is current on its rabies vaccination. 

All Miniature Pigs must  be licensed annuallly by March 31st of each year. Newton residents may own no more than two miniature pigs at a property on a permanent basis. To purchase a license, bring the following to the Newton Police Department: 
- $15 
- Receipt from a veternarian showing the pig has been examined and verified by a veternarian to meet miniature pig breed standards, shows that the pig is spayed/neutered and that the pig is current with necessary vaccinations.