Department of Health
51 N St. NE, Sixth Floor
Dog licenses are handled by the Department of Health's Division of Animal Disease Prevention. Applications can be obtained online or by phone.
D.C. Animal Shelter
1201 New York Ave. NE
The Washington Humane Society runs the city's main animal shelter, on New York Avenue NE, and handles animal control. A smaller WHS shelter is at 7319 Georgia Ave. NW.
Washington Animal Rescue League