Ordinances and Fees

Civil Penalties & Fees

These fees will only affect pet owners who violate county animal ordinances.

Violation Amounts

ViolationCost
Failure to License$200
Failure to Permit Kennel Inspection$25
Failure to Vaccinate (Rabies)$200
Failure to Wear Rabies Tag$50
Mistreatment$200
Public Nuisance Violations$50, $100, $200, $300, $400


Other Fees

  • Out-of-county Surrender fee - $100

The fees are designed to encourage responsible pet ownership and improve the safety of not only the animals, but the community as a whole.