The 2022 Muskingum County Dog Licenses will be going on sale December 1st, 2021 through January 31st, 2022.
All dogs older than three months are required to be registered in Ohio, per Ohio Revised Code 955.01. The fee for a one-year license is $10.00.
Muskingum County also offers three-year and permanent licenses for sale. These licenses are only available for purchase at the Muskingum County Auditor’s Office and the Muskingum County Dog and Kennel Office. The fee for a three-year license is $30.00 and the fee for a permanent license is $100.00.
Kennel licenses are also available for sale at the price of $50.00. These licenses are only available for sale at the Muskingum County Auditor’s Office. Kennel licenses are only available if you are breeding and selling your dogs. An active Vendor’s License is required.
Any renewal license purchased after January 31st, 2022 will have a penalty applied.
There are currently four methods to renew/purchase your Muskingum County Dog License:
1. Purchase your 2022 Dog License online at www.doglicenses.us/oh/muskingum. Online purchases require a purchasing fee of $2.00 per license, shipping and handling.
2. Purchase your 2022 Dog License by completing the application on the back of this letter and returning it with check or money order AND a self-addressed stamped envelope to the Muskingum County Auditor’s Office located at 401 Main Street, Zanesville, OH 43701. Your tags and receipt will be mailed to you.
3. Purchase your 2022 Dog License in person at the Muskingum County Auditor’s Office. In order to best protect both customers and office staff, facemasks are required for entry in the office regardless of vaccination status and capacity limits are in place.
4. Purchase your 2022 Dog License from one of our satellite vendors with an additional charge of $0.75 per tag. The following is a complete listing of satellite vendors for Muskingum County:
Animal Shelter Society 1430 Newark Road Zanesville
Benzer Pharmacy 817 Main Street Dresden
Duncan Falls Library 222 Main St Duncan Falls
Gobel Hardware 23 N Main Street Roseville
Hanby Farms 10790 Newark Road Nashport
Maysville Do it Center 2535 Maysville Pk Zanesville
The Mill in Dresden 16 E 7th St Dresden
Muskingum County K9 Adoption Center 1500 Newark Rd Zanesville
Muskingum County Library System 220 5th Street Zanesville
Sunrise Do it Center 2129 East Pike Zanesville
Orme West 51 E. Main Street New Concord
Village of Frazeysburg Town Hall 7 West 2nd Street Frazeysburg
If you have any questions regarding the 2022 Dog Licenses, please contact my office at (740) 455-7109, ext.100. Thank you for your understanding as my office continues to navigate the Coronavirus Pandemic.
Debra J Nye
Muskingum County Auditor