- Fines for violations of this city’s animal laws are lower for those whose animals have been spayed or neutered than for those whose animals are intact.
Sec. 14-6. – Fine schedule.
(a) Violations of any section of this chapter shall have the following civil penalty:
(1) Violations for an animal which has been spayed/neutered:
First Offense: $50.00
Second Offense: $100.00
Third Offense: $250.00 plus a mandatory court appearance
(2) Violations for an intact (not spayed/neutered) animal:
First Offense: $100.00
Second Offense: $150.00
Third Offense: $300.00 plus a mandatory court appearance
(b) Any person cited under this chapter may have the penalty for violation reduced to the levels listed section 14-7(a)1) by having the intact animal spayed or neutered within 30 days of receipt of the civil violation notice.
(Ord. No. 96-51, § 19, 10-7-1996; Ord. No. 20-02, § 1, 8-19-2002)