Mercer County Treasurer's Office

Dog License Information
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Forms and Applications:

The following options are available to our customers:
Form (Description)
Link
Dog License (ANNUAL Form - print out, fill in, mail in)
Dog License (ANNUAL On-line application )
Dog License (LIFETIME Form - print out, fill in, mail in)
Permanent Identification Verification Form (print out, fill in, mail in)
* Must be submited with any Lifetime Application


Dog License Fees:

*Annual licenses are valid from January 1 - December 31

*State law requires all dogs over 3 months of age to be licensed
REGULAR LICENSE FEE: 
License
Fee
Male $8.50
Neutered Male $6.50
Female $8.50
Spayed Female $6.50



SENIOR CITIZEN / PERSON WITH DISABILITY LICENSE FEE:**
Senior Citizens Age 65 and older must provide date of birth.
Persons with disabilities must sign an affidavit available in the County Treasurers Office or print it from our Web page.Mail with a completed application.
License
Fee
Male $6.50
Neutered Male $4.50
Female $6.50
Spayed Female $4.50


REGULAR LIFETIME LICENSE FEE: 
Issued only by the County Treasurer's Office. The dog must be either tattooed or microchiped for a Permanent ID*  

*Permanent Identification: Either tattoo or microchip.
NOTE: A microchip or a tattoo are not a license they are a form of identification.  Call or visit the County Treasurer's Office for more information.
License
Fee
Male $51.50
Neutered Male $31.50
Female $51.50
Spayed Female $31.50

SENIOR CITIZEN / PERSON WITH DISABILITY LIFETIME LICENSE FEE: **
Issued only by the County Treasurer's Office.  The dog must be tattooed or microchiped.*  

*Permanent Identification: Either tattoo or microchip.
NOTE: A microchip or a tattoo are not a license they are a form of identification.  Call or visit the County Treasurer's Office for more information.
License
Fee
Male $31.50
Neutered Male $21.50
Female $31.50
Spayed Female $21.50
**Residents must be 65 or have a disability to purchase a Senior Citizen License or a Senior Citizen Lifetime License.


Additional Information:

  • Annual Dog Licenses are available by mail, County Treasurer's Office, or at Agents located throughout the County.
  • If the license is issued by an Agent of the County Treasurer, an additional $0.50 will be charged.
  • In order to provide added convenience and service to the pet owner, a Dog License Renewal Application is on the web for dog owners in Mercer County.
  • It is very important that you keep the dog owner's name on the application the same every year, or the dog may be listed under different owners for different years and it will appear that one of these owners did not renew the license.
  • If you have more than one dog, please print this form and complete one application for each pet. If you wish to apply by mail, please complete and return the application, with the proper license fee to:
  • Virginia S. Richardson
    Mercer County Treasurer
    104 Courthouse
    Mercer, Pennsylvania 16137


  • If you do not wish to apply by mail, you can complete this application and take it to The Mercer County Treasurer's Office or one of the issuing agent locations. You can also purchase a license online.