Pet Licenses

A Snohomish County pet license is required for all adult dogs and cats residing in unincorporated Snohomish County. A pet license is required regardless of whether they are kept indoors or outdoors. Licensing your pet is the best assurance for the safe return of a lost pet.

How to Determine if You Live in Unincorporated Snohomish County

Use our tool to discover if you live in our service area.

If you live inside city limits, please contact your city directly for pet license requirements.

First-Time License

License Renewal

Pet License Fees

Updating Your Pet License

If you have moved, changed your name, added another pet to your household or your pet has passed away, please make sure you update your license information. This can be done by calling 425-388-3440 or by emailing Animal Services.

Kennel License

A kennel license is required whenever four or more dogs are owned, kept, or maintained on the premises of any person, per SCC 6.06.007.