Holmes Dog Tag Info

Ohio State Law requires any dog over the age of three (3) months to have a license within 30 days of ownership or renewed after the annual renewal period between December 1 through January 31 must include a penalty equal to the cost of the license.  Your dog’s license may be purchased at the Auditor’s Office Monday through Friday between 8:30 am – 4:30 pm or at the Holmes County Dog Warden’s Office. 

Holmes Dog Tag Fees

$15 per dog annually  

$15 penalty for tags purchased after January 31

$45 for 3-year tag

$150 for lifetime tag  

$7.50 for a puppy turn 3 months after July 1

$75 for a kennel license ($1 per additional tag)

A duplicate license for a current lost license is $5

To transfer a current license to a new owner is $5

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About the Author

Jackie McKee, Holmes County Auditor

Serving Since  March 1999 - Jackie graduated from Akron University/Wayne College and has 36 years of accounting experience with 30 years being governmental accounting. She is a working "hands on" auditor; personally involved with all aspects of the office.

Jackie is involved with the County Auditors Association of Ohio and is currently serving on a legislative committee. She is past President of the Northeast Auditors Association.  

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