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8.04.120. Wild animals prohibited
It shall be unlawful for any person to sell, offer for sale, barter, give away, keep, or purchase any wild animal, except the animal shelter, a zoological park, veterinarian hospital, humane society, shelter, bona fide laboratory, circus, sideshow, amusement show, or a facility for education or scientific purposes. In such cases, animals must be maintained by means of protective devices adequate to prevent such animals from escaping or injuring the public. Every facility controlling or maintaining such animals shall comply with all state and federal regulations regarding quarantine and vaccination as directed for each species. All such wild animals or reptiles shall be kept under confinement on the premises of the owner and shall not be allowed to run at large, and shall be maintained on the premises or private property of the owner in such a manner as to not endanger the life or limb of any persons lawfully entering such premises.
Ord. No.97-35, Recodified, 6/19/1997
Ord. No. 98-12, Enacted, 2/5/1998
Ord. No. 1001, Amended, 11/4/1993