Animal Tags

Pet Licenses
Residents who own dogs and/or cats over four months of age must obtain a license within 10 days of acquiring the pet, or becoming a resident of the village. No dog or cat will be licensed without proof that the animal is inoculated against rabies.

A pet license application can be mailed as long as a copy of the rabies certificate is included with the application.

The cost of the tag is $10 and proof that the animal is inoculated against rabies is required. The tags run the village's fiscal year, which is May 1 of the present year to April 30 of the following year.  Renewal's can by paid online, please click here to continue.

Special Restrictions
Special restrictions apply to Rottweilers and Pit Bull Terriers. For a copy of these restrictions, please contact the village Health Department at 847-459-2530 or check the Municipal Code Section 6.12.125.