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Title: 8 - Animals

Chapter: 05 - Livestock

Section: 200 - Livestock Standards of Care

The owner or other person in control or custody of any livestock shall provide it with necessary food, proper drink and proper shelter, and at nighttime shall secure it in a pen, corral or barn , or by such other humane means as will effectively restrain it from roaming at large.  Every person who stables, keeps, pastures or maintains livestock in the county of Del Norte shall at all times keep the stable or enclosure, in which such livestock is kept, clean and fee from manure, mud and everything of a foul and unclean nature.  The owner or custodian of any animal, wild or domestic, shall provide shelter, necessary veterinary care or attention and required vaccinations for such animal at a level which insures the animal ' s safety, good health, and well being.  The owner or custodian shall maintain any enclosures or surroundings where the animal ' s safety, good health, and well being.  The owner or custodian shall maintain any enclosures or surroundings where the animal is kept in a sanitary condition.  A person in violation of this section is guilty of a misdemeanor commencing on the third day after the owner or custodian has been given written notification of a violation of this chapter, each day the violation continues thereafter is a separate offence.

 

(Ord. 2006-16 § 2006)