Dog owners can purchase their annual dog licenses online. Please click the below link to purchase your dog license online. Users will be charged a $2.00 per license processing fee payable to the vendor.
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Annual License - Applying by Mail
Please click on the link below to print a dog license application which can be mailed to the Treasurer’s Office along with the appropriate payment in the form of a check or money order made payable to "Dauphin County Treasurer."
The annual license is valid for the current calendar year and must be renewed annually in January each year.
Dauphin County Treasurer
101 Market Street, Room 105
Harrisburg, PA 17101
Lifetime licenses may be purchased through the Treasurer’s office only. Lifetime licenses require a microchip or tattoo*. To download a Lifetime License application, click on the link below:
*tattoo numbers are issued by the Treasurer’s office. If you plan to have your dog tattooed, please refer to the instructions for lifetime licenses.
You may transfer an annual or lifetime license to another owner or another county.
County Transfer: Submit in writing the license number, owner name and new address, including county. Request must be signed by the current dog owner. Enclose one check for $1.00 made payable to "county treasurer" to cover the cost of transfer.
Ownership Transfer: Submit in writing authorization to transfer the dog license to the new owner. Include the license number, names and addresses of current and new owner. Request must be signed by the current dog owner.
Requests for transfers should be mailed to:
P. O. Box 1295
Harrisburg, PA 17108
NOTE: Harrisburg City residents must apply for license with the City Treasurer (717-255-3046).
If you have found a lost dog in Dauphin County and it has a license, please call 780-6550 Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
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1000 Peter's Mtn. Road
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3811 Peter's Mtn. Road
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416 West Main Street
246 Market Street
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1499 Spring Garden Dr.
200 S. West St.