City of New Orleans Code of Ordinances state that all dogs over the age of six months must either have an Intact Permit or be spayed or neutered, and that all dogs and cats between the age of three and four months old must obtain an annual city license/rabies tag.

Print an Intact Permit Application .pdf  

Print an Intact Permit Exemption Application .pdf

* Please note: All vaccinations, including DHPP and distemper, must be given by a licensed veterinarian *

Intact Dog Permit Application/Renewal

  1. Owner Information
  2. Pet Information
  3. Confirmation
  4. Payment
  5. Review
Within 10 working days of submitting this form, you must send the below requested documents to the Louisiana SPCA. Failure to do this will void your application/renewal and result in fines and loss of application/renewal fees.
It is suggested you collect each of these items before you begin the application process:

  • Proof of Current Vaccinations (Rabies, Distemper, Parvovirus)
  • Current City License/Rabies Tag Number
  • Proof of Microchip
  • Current Photo of Dog
  • Copy of Owner's ID
Use one of these means of communication to send the documents to the Louisiana SPCA.

  • Email:
  • Fax: (504) 368-5108
  • Text: (504) 329-5218
  • Mail or hand deliver to the Louisiana SPCA using the address below
Please contact or call (504) 368-5191, ext. 108, with questions or concerns about the application process, or to confirm receipt of documents.
Owner Information
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