Dog License Information
The State of Michigan requires ALL dogs over 4 months old to be current with rabies vaccines 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; upon becoming a Michigan resident; upon the expiration date of the prior license.
Where to Apply
Application forms are available on the Oakland County website.
Township Hall Treasurer's Office: The application form and a valid rabies vaccination certificate are needed.
Participating Veterinarian: The application form and a valid rabies vaccination certificate are needed.
Mail to Oakland County: Send the application form and a stamped, self-addressed envelope, along with a valid rabies vaccination certificate.
On-Line: at the Oakland County Pet Adoption website.