Dog Licenses


    ! In OHIO , a dog License MUST be purchased within 30 days of acquiring any dog(s)!

  all dogs over the age of three (3) months MUST be registered in the state of Ohio!

2019 Dog Licenses go on sale December 1, 2018 and will be sold through January 31, 2019.

*Cost is $16.00 per dog and $80.00 per kennel. (*unless past due date)

Click here for license form (PDF).

Click here to register on line

 Kennel licenses are only available at the Ashland County Dog Shelter. ( For definition of kennel see "Ohio Laws" Page)

3 year and permanent license are only sold at the Ashland County Auditors Office

*Penalties assessed after the deadline (January 31, 2019) are 100% of the cost of the license
or $16.00 ($32.00 total) additional for each dog and $80.00 ($160.00 total) additional for kennel licenses

Dog Licenses are available all year round at:

         Ashland County Auditors Office

         Ashland County Dog Shelter

Dog license available at following vendors between December 1 and January 31 are:


  • Jeromesville Market
  • Loudonville Public Library
  • Mifflin Market
  • Polk Country Store
  • Sullivan Market
  • Troy Road Market