What is the purpose of a dog license?
There are 3 primary reasons: It is the law and proves to the State of Michigan that your dog has been vaccinated against rabies. It provides identification when your dog is lost or possibly injured and in need of medical attention. It provides evidence of ownership if your dog is stolen.

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1. Do I have to license my dog?
2. Do I have to license my cat?
3. Are there any other pets that are required to be licensed?
4. Where do I get a dog license?
5. What do I need to get a dog license?
6. What is the purpose of a dog license?
7. What if my dog is licensed in another Michigan county?
8. Who do I call if I find a lost dog?
9. How often do I have to purchase a dog license?
10. What happens if my dog looses their license?
11. What type of shelter do I have to provide for my outside dog?
12. What is microchipping?
13. What advantages are there for having my pet microchipped?
14. Is the pet Owner's phone number on the chip?
15. Can the microchip be used for any other pets?