PREBLE COUNTY — Preble County Auditor Lavon Wright reminds dog owners the 2023 dog licenses are on sale now and the renewal period runs through Jan. 31, 2023.
Dog licenses are $14 each and are valid for all of 2023. After Jan. 31, 2023, there is a late penalty to purchase the license. Anyone who “owns, keeps, or harbors a dog” is required by state law to purchase a license.
The Preble County Auditor’s Office located on the second floor of the courthouse in Eaton will have license available. One year ($14,) three year ($42,), permanent ($140) and kennel ($70/five tags and $1 for each additional tag) licenses are also available.
Office hours are 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Residents may also call the office 937-456-8148 or visit the website at www.preblecountyauditor.org for instructions on how to purchase them through the mail.
During the renewal period there are several sites throughout the county which will also have one-year dog licenses for sale. Those businesses may charge a preparation fee of $ .75 per application. The sites are: Eaton; Dog Warden, Town & Country Vet Clinic, Brubaker Grain, Creature Comforts Vet Clinic, License Bureau, Lakengren POA; Gratis; Twin Valley Bank; Camden: Somerville Bank; West Alexandria: Twin Valley Bank, Twin Valley Animal Hospital; Lewisburg: LCNB, Farmer’s State Bank; New Pari: Farmer’s State Bank.