Ross County Auditor Thomas M. Spetnagel Jr. has announced that the deadline for purchasing 2019 dog licenses without a penalty has been extended from January 31st to February 15th by the Ross County Board of Commissioners.
Beginning February 16th, state law requires that a $10.00 penalty be assessed in addition to the regular $10.00 registration fee for each dog license issued and a $50.00 penalty be added to the regular $50.00 registration fee for each kennel license issued.
Dog licenses will be available at the following locations through February 15th:
-Sav-A-Lot on Western Ave.
-Corner Market on Charleston Pike
-Pettit’s #4 in Clarksburg
-Edwards Hardware & Supply in Kingston,
-Huntsmen Market on Blain Highway
-Railway Express in Pleasant Valley
-Garman Feed & Supply in South Salem
-Bridge St. Valero in Chillicothe
-Western Ave. Valero in Chillicothe
-Scioto Farm Supply Inc. on Seney Road
-Central Center Hardware
-Animal Care Clinic on Western Ave.
-Town & Country Animal Clinic
-Northfork Animal Clinic
-Elliott’s Feed & Supply Inc. in Chillicothe & Bainbridge
Paint Valley Hardware & Supply Inc.
Dog tags are also available year round at the County Auditor’s office, and the Dog Warden/Humane Society offices.
Licenses can also be obtained through the mail by sending a description of the dog including age, sex, color, and breed along with a check and a self addressed stamped envelope to:
County Auditor Thomas M. Spetnagel Jr.
Ross County Courthouse 2 N. Paint St., Ste. G,
Chillicothe, OH 45601
Applications can also be downloaded from the auditor’s website at www.co.ross.oh.us/auditor.