Dog License FAQs

When do I need to purchase a license?

My dog has a rabies tag. Do I need a license?

My dog is a house dog. It never gets out. Do I need a License?

What happens if I don't license my dog?

I recently moved to Charlevoix County and my dog is already licensed in our prior county. Do I need to get another license in Charlevoix County?

My dog died and now I have a new dog. Can I use the same license for the new dog?

I gave my dog to my friend. Does she/he have to buy a new license?

When does my dog license expire?

What is the cost of a dog license?

How do I apply for a Kennel License?