TOPIC:                      ANIMALS                                         

SUBJECT:                  EXCESSIVE DOG BARKING

KEY WORDS:                    

CODE:                      ORD I-3

AGENCIES:                ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER, POLICE

STATUTES:               

DATES:                      01/26/93, 09/28/82

 

ELEMENTS:               “It shall be unlawful for any dog owner in the City of Lynn to allow excessive complaint provoking barking on the part of the dog.”

 

PENALTIES:               FINE- $25 for first offense, $50 each subsequent offense.

                                    Payable in 21 days.

 

ENFORCEMENT:            “The Dog Officer shall be the primary enforcing authority.  If the dog officer is not available or not on duty then, any police officer shall be allowed to enforce this ordinance.”

 

NOTE:                         SEE ORD I-8   07/14/98