Animal Control Unit

Dog Licenses

Licenses are valid for one year (January 1 through December 31). 

Dog License Areas

If you live in one of the following locations you are required to license your dog on an annual basis:

Mattawa Area

  • Beverly
  • Desert Aire
  • Schwana

Moses Lake Area

  • Grace Estates
  • Grant County Fairgrounds
  • Larson Base Housing (Turnkey Road, Job Corps, BBCC)
  • Northridge Estates
  • Parker Springs
  • Pelican Point
  • Quail Springs
  • Ridgeview Estates
  • Stratford Estates

Quincy Area

  • Sunland Estates

Soap Lake Area

  • Lakeview

Other Areas

  • Marine View Heights (Mardon area, not Resort)

Obtain a License

Dog licenses may be obtained at the Grant County Sheriff's Office.


  • Spayed/Neutered: $5
  • Not Spayed/Neutered: $25

Check Pets in Custody or Available for Adoption

To check on adopting a pet or to see if your pet is in custody, contact Grant County Animal Outreach.

Grant County Animal Outreach (Animal Shelter)
6725 Randolph Road NE
P.O. Box 489
Moses Lake, WA 98837

Phone: 509-762-9616
Grant County Animal Outreach Website