Dog Licenses

Stray Dogs

The Town of Lincoln now takes any stray dogs that get picked up to the Marshfield Area Pet Shelter. MAPS is a no kill shelter, so the dogs will likely be claimed by their owner or find a new home. MAPS can be contacted at: 715-486-5140 or go to:

License Application for Dog Owners

The owner of a dog more than 5 months old on January 1st of any year, or 5 months old within the license year, shall annually on or before the date the dog becomes 5 months old, pay the dog license tax and obtain a license. Dog license fees are not included in the tax bill. All dogs must be inoculated for rabies and must be licensed under penalty of law. Please complete the dog registration portion and submit dog license fees to Town Treasurer with tax payments. Include rabies inoculation form.

License fees: SPAYED FEMALE/NEUTERED MALE: $5.00 MALE or FEMALE: $10.00

LATE FEE: $5.00 due per § 174.05(5) if license not obtained by April 1st

Dog License Application

Dog Policy

The Town of Lincoln will pick up stray dogs from:

8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Monday thru Saturday

4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Monday thru Friday & Sunday

We will only pick up sick or very wild appearing cats.