Dog and cat license renewal deadline (April 1, 2021) has passed and late fees may apply. Pet licenses must be purchased at City Hall at this time.
Please allow 7-10 business days from online purchase date for licenses to be mailed to you. Questions can be directed to City Hall at 847-398-6070.
Passed by Ordinance #O-95-63 on December 18, 1995
9-1-11: LICENSE REQUIRED:
A. Any person owning or keeping within the city limits any dog or cat, four (4) months of age or over, shall obtain a license for each animal within ten (10) days of acquiring such animal or becoming a resident of the city.
All dogs and cats over 4 months must have a rabies vaccination. Please provide the rabies vaccination number provided by your vet and the expiration date.
If you have any questions, please contact City Hall at 847-398-6070.
Instructions on Renewing a Dog/Cat License at City Hall
Pets which have had previous licenses will be in the City’s database and owners will receive a renewal form in the mail. To renew a pet license in person, bring your renewal form with payment to City Hall, 8 N. Elmhurst Road.
Dog/Cat Licenses Cannot be Renewed Online at This Time
Instructions on Purchasing a NEW Dog/Cat License
Recently acquired dogs and cats need to be registered with the City. To purchase a NEW animal license, click the Download a Pet License Application link below and return the completed form with payment to City Hall, 8 N. Elmhurst Road.