(1) It shall be the duty of each veterinarian, when vaccinating any animal for rabies, to complete a certificate of rabies vaccination, in duplicate, which includes the following information:
(a) Owner's name and address;
(b) Description of the animal;
(c) Date of vaccination;
(d) Rabies vaccination tag number;
(e) Type of vaccine administered; and
(f) Manufacturer's serial number of vaccine.
(2) A copy of the certificate shall be distributed to the owner of the animal, and the original retained by the issuing veterinarian. The veterinarian and the owner shall retain their copies of the certificate for the interval between vaccinations specified in this Chapter.
(3) Additionally, a metal or durable plastic rabies vaccination tag, serially numbered, shall be securely attached to the collar or harness of the animal. An animal not wearing such a tag shall be deemed to be unvaccinated and may be impounded and dealt with pursuant to this ordinance.
Ord. No.97-35, Recodified, 6/19/1997
Ord. No. 98-12, Enacted, 2/5/1998