Mackinac County Animal Shelter

Dogs, puppies, cats, and kittens are available for adoption near you in Mackinac County, Michigan. Meet your new best friend at the Mackinac County Animal Shelter.

980 Cheeseman Road
St. Ignace, MI 49781

Pet Adoption at Mackinac County Animal Shelter:

Dog adoption and cat adoption services are both provided at this animal shelter. Adoption hours are 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., seven days a week, excluding county holidays.

To make an appointment for pet adoption, call 906-643-7646 and leave a message with your name and phone number.

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Lost and Found Pets:

If you have lost your dog or cat in Mackinac County, Michigan, or found a stray pet, call Mackinac County Animal Shelter at (906) 495-2142 or (906) 495-3312 to file a report. For animal control emergencies – Call 911.

License Your Dog in Mackinac County:

Dog licensing isn’t just a legal requirement; it’s a vital step in protecting the health and well-being of your canine companion and the broader community.

Per state regulations, dogs aged four months and above must be licensed in their residing county. Secure your annual dog license in Mackinac County for a discount between November 1st and the end of February. Ensure your dog’s license within 30 days of ownership or by the time your furry friend hits four months. Proof of rabies or a rabies certificate is required.

A dog license can be obtained at the Mackinac County Treasurer’s Office, in the Courthouse, 100 S. Marley St., 2nd floor, St Ignace, MI 49781, or by mail with the proper form. Licensing your cat is not required under Michigan state law.

If you have any questions or need further assistance with the licensing process, contact the Treasurer’s office at 906-643-7318. The dedicated staff will be happy to provide you with the guidance you need to ensure your dog is in compliance with Mackinac County’s regulations.

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980 Cheeseman Road
St. Ignace, MI 49781

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