Frequently Asked Questions


How much is a dog license?
$15.00 per dog

Where can I purchase a dog license?
Holmes County Auditor's Office
Holmes County Dog Pound
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How old does a dog have to be for a license?
Three months of age or 30 days of ownership

Is the tag good through the state of Ohio?
Yes. It is valid through the current year

How much is a kennel license?
$75 for 5 Tags included in a kennel license
Each additional tag is $1.00

Why would I purchase a kennel license?
Because you are using the dogs for hunting or breeding purposes only

Where can I purchase a kennel license?
Holmes County Auditor's Office and Holmes County Dog Pound

Can a dog license be transferred?
Yes. A dog license can be transferred to a new owner for a fee of $5.00

Can a kennel license be transferred?
No. Kennel licenses are non-transferrable