Dog Fees

Fee TypeCostAdditional Info
Re-homing fee€80.00(Includes licence & microchip)
Impounding Fee€50.00 
Kennel Fee€10.00Per day from second day on.
Surrender fee€50.00If dog is not licenced
Surrender fee€30.00If dog is licenced
Collection fee€30.00 
Carcass Disposal fee€40.00If dog is not licenced
Carcass Disposal fee€20.00If dog is licenced
Surrender fee per litter of pups€40.00Over 12 weeks

Dogs cannot be released without a valid dog licence.

Pound Number: 042-9324140

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You can now buy / renew the following dog licences online:

Individual Annual Dog licence -   €20

General Dog Licence -                €400

Please click on link:    Buy / Renew dog licence online.

Please contact 'Veterinary Services Section', Louth County Council, if you wish to purchase a 'lifetime dog licence' at a cost of €140. This licence covers the 'lifetime' of the dog, for which the licence is issued. Please have your 'dog microchip' number (15 digit number) available when you are purchasing the lifetime licence.