Dog Fees

Fee TypeCostAdditional Info
Re-homing fee€100.00Includes licence, microchip & registration with approved database (and also vaccine for Parvo Virus)
Impounding Fee



If dog has been micro-chipped prior to being impounded

If dog has not been micro-chipped prior to being impounded

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€40.00 
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

Lifetime Dog Licence -                 €140

General Dog Licence -                  €400

Please click on link:    Buy / Renew dog licence online

Annual and lifetime licences are available for purchase online, however you must contact the Veterinary Services Section, Louth County Council in relation to the purchase of general dog licences.