Columbia County Dog License
All dogs in Columbia County must be licensed once they reach 6 months old. You may print
the license form HERE and mail it to the address on the form, or present it in person at the
County Clerk's office, main floor, of the County Courthouse in St. Helens. Fees are $30 yearly
for an unaltered dog, and $15 for a spayed/neutered dog.
After 30 days of ownership a $25.00 late fee may be assessed.
Failure to license a dog in Columbia County could result in a citation being issued for failure to obtain a license, resulting in a minimum late fee of $75.00 and up to a $500.00 fine.
Dog License fees provide the main support for the services provided by Columbia County Animal Control.
Columbia County Kennel Ordinance
All kennels must meet the requirements outlined in the County Kennel ordinance 2007-7.
Columbia County Kennel License Application
All kennels in Columbia County with more then 10 dogs or persons who breed, board, train or sell dogs are required to obtain a kennel license.
Kennel Inspection Report Form
All kennels will be inspected using a kennel inspection format.
Puppy Mill Ordinance
Columbia County Dog Nuisance Ordinance
Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 February 2014 15:23