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We license pets and animal businesses in unincorporated Pierce County, Orting, Fife and the towns of Carbonado and South Prairie.
Our online pet system will be unavailable starting October 18 at 4:00 p.m. through October 22 for system upgrade.
License your pet online.
License your pet by mail or in person.
Pet License Fees
University Place Pet License Information
You'll receive a permanent tag for the life of your animal. Replacement tags are available for $5.
No longer have a pet?
Update your pet's status online
Kennel and Animal Business Licensing info
Other Areas of the County
For more information about animal services in areas we do not serve, visit
Pierce County Pets
Your tax deductible donation helps support sheltering and emergency rescue efforts. Please send your check to:
Pierce County Pet Licensing/Donations
2401 S. 35th St., Room 200
Tacoma, WA 98409
Call 253-798-7445 with questions about Pet Licensing.
Looking for other services? Please visit
Commercial Kennel or Cattery
Boarding Kennel or Cattery
Hobby Kennel or Cattery
Private Kennel or Cattery
Foster Shelter Kennel or Cattery
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