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If you’re looking for adoptable pets or a lost pet, simply click

 View Adoptable Pets or View Lost Pets tab.


You do not need to create an account to view our shelter pets online.


We are currently doing adoptions by appointment only.

To set up an appointment call our office at 810-984-3155, leave a message with your name and contact number or email us at animalcontrol@stclaircounty.org. 


You can buy your tags by walk-in, mail, using our outside drop box (include a copy of your rabies certificate) or through the online portal (upload a copy of your rabies certificate).


Male and Female Dogs (Non-Sterilized)

 1 Year License                                                                 $22.00

 3 Year License                                                                 $65.00


Male and Female Dogs (Spayed/Neutered)

1 Year License                                                                  $12.00

3 Year License                                                                  $35.00


Late Fee                                                                             $25.00

(Late Fee in addition to annual license fee if license is not purchased within thirty (30) days of expiration date or rabies vaccination date)


Online Purchases - PLEASE do not click pay more than one time on the portal.

FIRST TIME USERS WITH PREVIOUS OR EXISTING DOG LICENSE IN THE HOUSEHOLD – Obtain your Setup Code from your License Renewal Form and click on “Quick Account Setup”.  If you do not have a License Renewal Form or Setup Code, contact our office and one will be provided to you. 

·         Click on “Accountsetup”

·         Enter your information with the account setup code from your paperwork

·         Follow online instructions


·         Select”login”

·         Create account

·         Receive email with code

·         Click on “login” on our website again

·         Enter email, password and account code from email

·         Follow online instructions

Do you have a quick account setup code? Click here

Login or create an account? Click here.

Welcome to our Adoptable Pets!  To see our adoptable Cats or Dogs make sure to select the correct Species from the drop down list below. 

Adoption Fees:  Dogs $120.00                     Cats  $75.00

Adoption Fees include spay/neuter, vaccinations, health tests and a current license for dogs. 

Search criteria
Species Gender Age Size



Notify our office at 810-984-3155


Post on Port Huron Craigslist under “Lost and Found                                     

Facebook under “For the Love of Louie

Facebook under “Blue Water Pets – Lost and Found                     

Post flyers in neighborhoods and local businesses            

Contact neighbors,mail carriers, local newspapers and radio stations       

Contact your Microchip Company


Contact local Humane Societies and Shelters:

Humane Society of St. Clair County 6177 Fred W. Moore Hwy, 810-329-7627

Blue Water Area Humane Society 6266 Lapeer Rd., 810-987-4357


File a Pet Amber Alert: wwwpetamberalert.com


To view our lost Cats or lost Dogs in the shelter, please be sure to select the correct Species from the drop down list below. 


Search criteria
Species Gender Age Size

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Purchase or renew online! Simply click the “My Account/Pets” tab on this website to begin.

Reasons for Licensing

·         Excellent identification. It's your pet's ticket back home. It allows us to notify you when your lost pet is found.


·         It ensures that your dog is rabies vaccinated.


·         Provides proof that the dog legally belongs to you.


·         It's the LAW.


Licensing Fees



1 year License

3 year License

Non-sterilized dogs



Sterilized dogs



Late Fee

$25.00 in addition to License Fee

$25.00 in addition to License Fee

Puppy License-

Required by 7 months of age

No proof of sterilization needed



County Transfer (Proof of Current License Required)

Free within 30 days of transfer


Certified Service Dog



Replacement of Lost Tag




A current rabies vaccination certificate signed by a veterinarian is required to purchase a license.  To purchase a 3 year dog license there must be a valid three year rabies vaccination provided at time of purchase.


Dog licenses will expire on the rabies vaccination/expiration date.  Licenses are required to be renewed within 30 days of the expiration date.  Late fees will be applied if not purchased within 30 days of expiring.


Dog license renewal notices will be sent to the pet owner’s email address on file.  Expect the renewals to arrive at least 30 days before the license will expire.  Customers without an email address on file will receive their notice by US Postal Mail. 



Proof of a current rabies vaccination is required to purchase a license.  Please provide your rabies vaccination document at time of purchase.


Licenses can be purchased through our website, by mail or in person at the below locations.


 St. Clair County Animal Control

St. Clair County Treasurer's Office

3378 Griswold Rd.
Port Huron, MI 48060
(810) 984-3155

200 Grand River Ave. Suite 101
Port Huron, MI 48060

                                   City and Township Treasurer

City of Marysville

City of Memphis

Berlin Twp

Casco Twp

Clay Twp

Columbus Twp

Grant Twp

Greenwood Twp

Mussey Twp

Riley Twp

Wales Twp

In order to purchase a dog license at a City or Township Office, the dog must already have the dog licensed in a previous year, and a copy of your renewal notice and Rabies Certificate from a licensed Veterinary are required.

Licenses can be purchased year around at either location online through our website or you can

 print out this form and mail it in with your payment payable to SCC Animal Control. 




St. Clair County Animal Control



Located at:                                                                             

3378 Griswold Rd.

Port Huron, Mi 48060


Phone:     (810) 984-3155

Fax:          (810) 984-3156


Email:  animalcontrol@stclaircounty.org


License Questions or Updates: dogtags@stclaircounty.org



Hours of operation


Office hours

Mon, Tues, Wed, Thur, Fri

8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Saturday / Sunday


We are also closed on major holidays.

In case of emergency,please contact Central Dispatch at (810) 985-8115


Shelter / Adoption hours

Mon, Tues,Wed, Thur, Fri

10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Saturday / Sunday


We are also closed on major holidays.