Licensed Breeders Forms

License Application Forms

New License Application - Dog and Cat Breeder (PDF)

Duplicate License Order Form (Online)

Expired License Renewal - Request to Executive Director (PDF)

Disciplinary Action Questionnaire (PDF)

Criminal History Questionnaire (PDF)

Criminal History Evaluation Letter


Inspection Forms

Pre-License Inspection Checklist (PDF) — Pre-license inspections are required for certain dog and/or cat breeder establishments who do not hold a United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Class A or B license. Our inspectors use this checklist to ensure your facility is in compliance with state laws prior to obtaining your license.


Annual Inventory Form

BRE002 Annual Inventory Form (PDF) — This fillable form is required to be completed and submitted to TDLR by February 1st of each year.

See the Responsibilities of Licensed Breeders page for further information.


Other Forms

Training and Enforcement Account Donation form (PDF)

Complaint Form (PDF)

TDLR Complaint Sign (PDF)

Military Service Member, Military Veteran, or Military Spouse Supplemental Application (PDF) - see Military Spouse Frequently Asked Questions


File Viewing Information

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Privacy Policy

Please note the following policy regarding the filing of forms which collect a person's individual information:

"An individual who completes and files this form with the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (the Department) is entitled to the following from the Department:

(1) to be informed about the information that the Department collects about the individual, upon the request of the individual and subject to a few exceptions;

(2) to receive and review the information, under Sections 552.021 and 552.023 of the Texas Government Code; and

(3) to have the Department correct information about the individual that is incorrect, under Section 559.004 of the Texas Government Code."