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Licensing your Pet

Pet License Website

Far too many animals are never reunited with their owners when they get lost. Licensing your pet is a way to give your pet a better chance of getting home.

DOG AND CAT LICENSES ARE DUE JUNE 30TH OF EACH YEAR
You may renew your licenses at the animal shelter and several places around the county (see locations below).

Proof of current rabies vaccine is required to obtain a license.
All Dogs and Cats in Kenton County are subject to Licensing.

Complete form, print it and send it with your check payment to:
Kenton County Animal Shelter
1020 Mary Laidley Drive
Covington,  KY   41017

1. Animal License, NOT spayed/neutered.............................................$20.00
2. Animal License, spayed/neutered......................................................$1500
3. Animals microchiped, NOT spayed/neutered.....................................$15.00
4. Animals microchiped & spayed/neutered...........................................$10.00             
5. Annual Microchip Renewal.................................................................$5.00
6. Vicious Animal License.......................................................................$50.00
7. Commercial Animal Establishment License........................................$75.00
8. Carriage Horse Business License.......................................................$75.00

Microchipping:
Microchip Renewal - $5.00 
Purchase a new Microchip - $30.00 

Your tax deductible donation along with your License Fee will go to the Animal Care Fund 

Kenton County Pet license can also be obtained at the following locations: 


Kenton County Building

303 Court Street
Covington, Ky. 41011
(859) 392-1420


Bach Animal Hospital
12109 Madison Pike,
Independence, KY 41051

(859) 356-8883 


Erlanger Veterinary Hospital
3414 Dixie HWY
Erlanger KY, 41018
(859) 426-0426


Fedders JH Feed Co 

1550 Russel St
Covington   KY   41011
(859)431-2622


Noah's Ark Animal Clinic of Fort Wright
3339 Madison Pike
Ft. Wright KY, 41017 
(859)-426-0426


Park Hills Animal Hospital
1555 Dixie HWY
Park Hills KY, 41011
(859) 581-5200

Pets Plus
5054 Old Taylor Mill Road
Taylor Mill, Ky. 41015
(859) 431-5776

The Veterinary Medical Center Of Independence
4147 Madison Pike
Covington, Ky. 41017
(859) 356-2242