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Black dog with TagsThe State of Michigan requires ALL dogs over 4 months to be current with rabies vaccine and to have a Michigan dog license, failure to comply may result in a misdemeanor ticket. You may purchase a one or three year dog license.



A license must be purchased within 30 days of:
  • Purchasing or acquiring a new dog
  • A puppy turning 4 months of age
  • Becoming a Michigan resident
  • The expiration date of the prior license
     

How to apply: 

Where                                       How

City or Township Hall                 Take the application form along with a valid rabies vaccination certificate

Participating Veterinarian          Take the application form along with a valid rabies vaccination certificate

 
Mail to Oakland County              Mail the application form and a stamped self-addressed envelope
Animal Control and                      along with a valid rabies vaccination certificate to: Oakland County
Pet Adoption Center                    Animal Control and Pet Adoption Center, 1700 Brown Rd., Auburn Hills, MI 48326
 
On-Line                                      Click this link to get your pet license online” and follow the instructions
 
 
Questions??? Contact Oakland County Animal Control and Pet Adoption Center at 248-391-4102 or email petadoption@oakgov.com.