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Welcome to Cuyahoga County's Online Dog Licensing


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Note to Mobile Device Users: Please use this link for Online Dog Licensing. You will be taken to a new window and leaving Cuyahoga County websites.

*Please be advised all dog licenses purchased during early renewal are currently being mailed. There may be a 1-2 week delay due to the large volume being mailed.

  1. Effective November 1, 2023, all online dog license purchases will be for 2024 tags. Tags will be mailed beginning December 1, 2023. Please allow 7 - 10 business days for tags to arrive.
  2. If you have purchased a license in the past four years, you already have an account in our system. Please do not create a new account. To log in, use your 2022 or 2023 license number AND last name. License numbers are located on your renewal form. If you need assistance locating them, please see the Online License Guide: How to purchase and renew.
  3. If using the number from your tag, add the prefix for the corresponding year. Tag number 12345 from 2023 would need to be entered as 23-12345. A 2022 license would be 22-XXXXX.
  4. If you are using your Person ID you must include the "P" before the number, for example enter P1234567.
  5. Items purchased online are subject to a $1 processing fee, indicated as “online fee” on your receipt.
  6. All dog license registrations are subject to review. Knowingly providing false or misleading information can result in a penalty, fine, or prosecution.
  7. Internet Explorer or Firefox are the preferred browsers. Those using Chrome may have trouble loading the page.
  8. If you are having difficulty, please call (216) 525-PUPS or email us at