I am sorry to hear this; no, a person will not be imprisoned if they cannot afford to pay a registration fee - here is the relevant statute:
822.035. Criminal Penalty
(a) A person commits an offense if the person intentionally:
(1) fails or refuses to register a dog required to be registered under this subchapter;
(2) fails or refuses to allow a dog to be killed when ordered by the proper authorities to do so; or
(3) violates this subchapter.
(b) An offense under this section is a misdemeanor punishable by a fine of not more than $100, confinement in the county jail for not more than 30 days, or both.
Note how the statute states "intentional" - so if the person does not have the financial ability to pay, they cannot be imprisoned as that is a violation of one's constitutional rights and one cannot be imprisoned for debt.
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