Dog Licenses

If you are a resident of the City of Erie, you may purchase a dog license from City Hall, from the Humane Society of Northwestern Pennsylvania, or from the A.N.N.A. Shelter.


Visit one of our sub-agents, listed below, to pick up a dog license application. You may also click here to download and print the application yourself.


You must pay by check or money order, fill out, and mail the dog license application.
You must include a self-addressed, stamped, envelope to receive your license.


  • If you are applying for a license that requires the dog owner to be a senior citizen (age 65 or older), or a person with a disability, you must provide proof of age or disability to the City Treasurer or the Humane Society.
  • Upon request, a copy of the spayed/neutered certificate must be provided.
  • Lifetime licenses can only be purchased at City Hall or by Mail.
  • Service Dogs are free for disabled (must show proof of disability or dog papers)


Erie City Hall
626 State Street, Room 105
Erie, PA 16501
(814) 870-1210
Humane Society of NW PA
2407 Zimmerly Road
Erie, PA 16506
(814) 835-8331
NOTE: $.50 handling fee
A.N.N.A. Shelter
1555 East 10th Street
Erie, Pa 16511
(814) 451-0230
Mud Puppies Self Serve Dog Wash
3867 Peach Street
Erie, PA 16509
(814) 864-0032
Nickel Plate Mills Inc
1932 Parade Street
Erie, PA 16503
(814) 454-7880
Grooming by Charlene
1712 West 8th Street
Erie, PA 16505
(814) 455-0161
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