Dog Licenses

Availability

  • Dog Licenses are available for purchase at City Hall annually beginning December 15th for the following year's license. 
  • A copy of the current rabies vaccine is required to purchase a dog license.
  • Please Note: The City of Bloomfield Hills can only issue a dog license for residents of the City of Bloomfield Hills.  Please verify your address is located within the boundaries of the City of Bloomfield Hills proper.  The mailing address of Bloomfield Hills as used by the United States Post Office is not exclusive solely to residents of the City of Bloomfield Hills.  If you are unsure if your residence is in the City of Bloomfield Hills or Bloomfield Township, please call City Hall at 248-644-1520 before purchasing a dog license online.

Fees

The cost of a dog license is $10.

Licensing Process

Dog licenses must be renewed annually, with a valid rabies certificate required to purchase the license.

Residents can purchase the annual dog license either:

New licenses must be purchased annually, with a valid rabies certificate required to purchase the license. Important Changes to the Michigan Dog Law: A Dog must now be licensed at 4 months of age, instead of 6 months of age.