Owners of dogs must provide the most recent rabies certificate, which is provided by vets at the time of inoculation. Proof of sterilization (e.g., proof of adoption from an animal shelter) and proof of age are needed for discounted fees.
You may now register your dog online via the Chicago City Clerk's Office website or pick up and fill out a license applicaiton form at one of the following locations:
Office of the Chicago City Clerk - City Hall
121 North LaSalle Street, Room 107
Chicago, IL 60602
(312) 744-6861 (Monday thru Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
Office of the Chicago City Clerk - Satellite Office
5430 West Gale Street
Chicago, IL 60630
5674 South Archer Drive
Chicago, IL 60638
Applications are also available at most Chicago veterinarian offices and clinics.