For first-time licensing of a new puppy or newly acquired dog, the owner must register their new dog directly with St. Clair County Animal Control either online or in-person at the County Animal Control Office or the County Treasurer’s Office. All dogs over 4 months of age must be rabies vaccinated and licensed pursuant to State Law.
For additional information on licensing requirements please visit: http://stclaircounty.org/Offices/animal_control
Yes. It is required by law in the state of Michigan. All dogs are required to be licensed before turning five (5) months of age. Newly purchased or acquired dogs 5 months of age or older should be licensed within thirty (30) days of ownership.
You can contact your veterinarian, check your last certificate or if previously licensed, contact the Treasurer’s Office or Animal Control Office.