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If you’re looking for adoptable pets or a lost pet, simply click the View Adoptable Pets or View Lost Pets tab above.

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


We are currently doing adoptions by appointment only, these have to be very serious inquires on the dogs or cats.  You can set up and appointment by calling our office at 810-984-3155 and leaving a message with your name and contact number. We are still accepting strays, you can still buy your tags by mail or the online portal. Please bear with us as we work to continue to provide services as best we can. 







Due to Covid-19 quarantine (stay at home order) licenses issued via the portal and mail are backlogged.  We will issue the licenses as soon as possible. Please be patient as we work through all of the licensing. If you have mailed your payment June 1st to today we will get it back to you as soon as possible.  If you have purchased online we are working through the back log and will issue as soon as possible.  PLEASE do not hit pay again on the portal.

Male and Female Dogs (None-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)


FIRST TIME USERS WITH EXISTING PETS – 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.  DO NOT SELECT “LOGIN”.


RETURN USERS – Select “Login” and log into your existing account. 

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:


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

                                                                       EXCITING NEWS!



2019 Dog Licenses will be available for purchase starting January 1st, 2019


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


Licenses are required for all dogs over four months of age and are available year round.  Spayed/Neuter is not required to license your dog. 


When you should license your dog:


·         All dogs are required to be licensed before turning five (5) months of age


·         Newly purchased or acquired dogs 5 months of age or older within thirty (30) days of ownership.


·         Those pups just attaining four months of age.


·         Dogs new to Michigan within thirty (30) days.


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 (Certificate of Training required)



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
(810) 989-6915

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





Hours of operation


Office hours

Mon, Wed, Thur, Fri

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


11:30 a.m. to 7:00 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, Wed, Thur, Fri

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


1:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Saturday / Sunday


We are also closed on major holidays.