Stray Pets

Microchipping

Canine License

A license that is issued by Jessamine County Animal Care and Control or its representatives for ail canines owned or harbored within the unincorporated area of Jessamine County or any incorporated area of Jessamine County. The license identifier shall be a microchip or identifying integrated circuit placed under the skin of a canine which is implanted into the canine’s skin. The microchip shall use passive radio frequency identification technology. At the time of licensure the owner of any canine shall have the option to not have their canine implanted with a microchip and shall instead be issued a serial numbered tag that shall be affixed to the canines collar at all times.