CHAPTER II. ANIMAL CONTROL AND REGULATION

 


ARTICLE 1. GENERAL PROVISIONS. 1

2-101.    Definitions. 1

2-102.    Animal control officer; duty to impound; citation alternative. 2

2-103.    Same; capture/destruction. 3

2-104.    Same; right of entry; unlawful interference. 3

2-105.    Municipal pound established. 3

2-106.    Breaking pound. 3

2-107.    Cruelty to animals. 4

2-108.    Same; exceptions. 5

2-109.    Keeping animals. 5

2-110.    Animal traps. 5

2-111.    Nuisance; animal activities prohibited. 6

2-112.    Noisy animals. 6

2-113.    Animal confines; shelters. 6

2-113a.  Same; stockyards; commercial holding pens. 7

2-114.    Death of animals. 8

2-115.    Vicious animals. 8

2-116.    Prohibited animals. 9

2-117.    Running at large. 10

2-118.    Impoundment; fee; notice; record. 10

2-119.    Redemption of impounded animals. 11

2-120.    Impoundment of rabies suspects. 11

2-121.    Impoundment of rabies suspects. 11

2-122.    Animals bitten by rabid animals. 11

2-123.    Vehicular accidents involving animals. 12

2-124.    Emergency; proclamation. 12

2-125.    Domestic chickens and ducks allowed by permit. 12

ARTICLE 2. DOGS. 15

2-201.    Registration and vaccination required; fee. 15

2-202.    Dog tags. 15

2-203.    Same; counterfeit tag. 15

2-204.    Evidence of vaccination. 16

2-205.    Visiting dogs. 16

2-206.    Running at large; fine. 16

2-207.    Impoundment; record; notice; redemption; minimum fee. 16

2-208.    Disposition of unclaimed dogs. 17

2-209.    Confinement of dogs in heat. 17

2-210.    Muzzling. 17

ARTICLE 3. CATS. 18

2-301.    Registration. 18

2-302.    Vaccination. 18

2-303.    Evidence of neutering or spaying. 18

2-304.    Registration fee. 18

ARTICLE 4. OTHER ANIMALS. 19

2-401.    Exotic animals. 19