Frequently Asked Questions


How much is a dog license?
$10.00 per dog

Where can I purchase a dog license?
Columbiana County Auditor's Office
Columbiana County Dog Pound
Satellite Locations (See Listing)

Where can I purchase a kennel license?
Columbiana County Dog Pound
8455 County Home Rd.
Lisbon, OH 44432
(330) 424-6663

How old does a dog have to be for a license?
Three months of age or 30 days of ownership

Is the tag good through the state of Ohio?
Yes. It is valid through the current year

Can a dog license be transferred?
Yes. A dog license can be transferred to a new owner for a $5.00 fee


Sections 955.01 and 955.14 of the Ohio Revised Code, as recently amended by 2013 HB59, effective on July 1, 2013, now permit dog owners to obtain three-year or permanent dog registrations.
Registration Period Fee
One-year registration $10.00
Three-year registration $30.00
Permanent registration $100.00
Kennel fee $50.00 up to 5 tags, additional $1.00 per tag pursuant to ORC 955.04