WV Code Chapter 19, Article 20, Section 2 Code Reference states that it is the duty of the Assessor to
collect a yearly head tax on each dog by June 30th for each dog six (6) months of age or older.
The fee is $3.00 within the county and $6.00 if you live within the City of Martinsburg;
check or money order can be made payable to the Berkeley County Assessor (do NOT mail cash).
The Berkeley County Animal Control conducts Anti-Rabies Clinics at various times during the
year. Dog tags may also be purchased at these clinics.
To View the Berkeley County Dog Ordinance, Click Here