Animal Control / Shelter


Animal ShelterMackinac County Animal Shelter
Ginger Valentine, Manager
980 Cheeseman Road
St. Ignace, MI 49781
Ph: 906-643-7646

Office Hours: (906) 298-1760 – ON CALL
Dispatch: (906) 495-3312

Pet Adoptions

If you would like to make an appointment please call us at 906-643-7646 and leave a message and return number. Someone will call you back.

Adoption Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. M – Sat. and Sundays 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Dog Licenses

According to an Animal Control Ordinance established by the Mackinac County Board of Commissioners in June of 1997, all dogs old enough to receive a rabies shot must be licensed yearly. A license can be obtained at the Mackinac County Treasurer’s Office or by mail with the proper form. The cost if purchased between November and the end of February is $5.00 for unsexed and $7.00 for sexed. After March 1st the amounts double to $10.00 and $14.00 respectively. Proof of rabies or a rabies certificate is required. If you have any questions, please call the office at 906-643-7318.

Animal Control Ordinance

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