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 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.