- Dog licenses are required in Cecil County. All dogs, cats and ferrets over the age of four (4) months must be immunized against rabies. Application for licenses may be made within 60 days prior to January 1 or within 30 days following the establishment of residency within the County or within 30 days after an animal becomes four months of age, without penalty. All dogs over the age of four months shall be licensed on or before December 31 for each licensing year. Licenses are annual licenses based on a calendar year.
- Licenses are sold at:
- For your convenience, dog license applications are also accepted through the mail. Simply complete the dog license application and follow the instructions provided on the form.
The Cecil County website has more information at www.ccgov.org/government/animal-services/dog-licensing .