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DOGS AND WOLF HYBRIDS
ORDINANCE AND LEASH LAW CHANGE
Whereas, the Town of
· Many sections have been updated to meet current legal requirements and liabilities of the town.
SECTION 7. PENALTIES AND COSTS.
A. The Enforcement Officer is authorized to recover civil penalties for violations of this Ordinance in the following amounts for each violation:
First offense: written warning to owner
Second offense: impoundment costs plus $100 fine Waiver fee: $75
Third and subsequent offense: impoundment costs plus $500 fine Waiver fee: $400
*If impoundment is at the residence of the Animal Control Officer; the Selectboard shall set the impoundment costs annually. Otherwise impoundment costs will be billed by the impounding agency.
* The owner of the dog or wolf-hybrid will be responsible for reimbursing all legal fees incurred by Town.
amendments were adopted on November 20, 2019.
It will take effect on January 20, 2020, unless a petition signed by at
least five percent of the voters of Town of
You may call Lisa
Larivee, Town Clerk at 285-2101 with any questions concerning the above
ordinance. The full text is available
for review at the Town Clerk’s Office,
Assistant Town Clerk & Treasurer
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January 20, 2020
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