Register your pet

If you have found a pet in DeKalb County with a registered rabies tag, you can look up the owner information online here.

The DeKalb County animal ordinance requires all pet owners in DeKalb County to register their dogs and cats. Pet owners who do not comply may receive a citation and have to go to court. Pet license fees are:

  • Spayed or neutered animals:  $10 for one year; $25 for three years (requires a 3 year rabies vaccination).
  • Animals not spayed or neutered:  $25 for one year; $60 for three years (requires a 3 year rabies vaccination).

***Plus $10 late fee if more than 60 days overdue.

Pet registration can be done by mail or online:

For questions about pet licensing in DeKalb County, please call 1-877-835-6788 or visit http://www.petdata.com/for-pet-owners/dkb. While you are licensing your pet, we hope you will consider making a tax deductible donation to support LifeLine's lifesaving efforts in DeKalb County.