MEIGS COUNTY — Reminder: It is that time of year to purchase a dog license. If you own a dog, it must be licensed with the state of Ohio.
Not only is it required, there are other good reasons for licensing your dog as it identifies the dog and helps get the them back home more quickly. Proceeds from the sale supports your local shelter.
Dog license can be purchased at the Meigs County Dog Shelter and the Auditor’s office at 111 Court St. in Pomeroy. Licenses are also available at the following locations and dates: Saturday, Dec. 19 from 1a.m. to 1 p.m. at FoodFair in Pomeroy and Tuesday, Dec. 29 from 3 to 6 p.m.at the Hot Spot in Portland.
License are $12 each. All kennel licenses, three-year licenses or lifetime licenses must be purchased at the auditor’s office.
Visit their Facebook page for additional dates and times at other locations.
The shelter is currently full with many dogs who would love to spend the holidays in a forever home. Donations are also accepted. The Meigs County Dog Shelter is located at 41790 Fairgrounds Rd., Pomeroy.
For information on the shelter or to adopt, call 740-992-3779 and leave a message; they will return your call as soon as possible.
Contact Lorna Hart at 740-992-2155, Ext.2551