Non-Commercial Kennel

Non-Commercial Kennel licenses are required for households within Boise City limits that have 5 or more dogs and cats.

As per Boise City Code, this license requires the written consent of at 75% of all the persons in possession of premises within a radius of 100 feet of the premises upon which the non-commercial kennel is to be maintained. After you have submitted your online application and it has been processed by the Office of the City Clerk, you will receive information on how to fulfill this requirement to receive your license.



The City of Boise now allows you to apply for your license online. First time users of this system will be required to set up an account.

Before applying, please have the following ready:

Animal Names

The names of all dogs and cats living at the home.

License Numbers

The license tag numbers for each of the dogs living at the home.

Once you have logged in, click "Apply > License" in the top menu. Select Non-Commercial Kennel Application from the license menu.


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