Summit County dog, kennel licenses are due. Reported by the Beacon Journal and Ohio dot com. Wednesday is the last day to buy a 2018 Summit County dog license without paying a late penalty. All dogs more than three months old are required to be licensed. Cost for one year is $18; a three-year license is $54; a lifetime license is $180. Dog owners will need to pay a late penalty of $18 per dog if they miss the deadline. Kennel owners also need to renew or buy licenses Wednesday as well.