Unattended tethering of animals is prohibited. Animals may only be tethered if the person responsible for the animal remains with the animal while the animal is tethered.
Sec. 6-8. – Restraining animals and tethering animals.
(a) It shall be unlawful to stake or restrain any domestic animal outside on a leash, tether, chain or similar apparatus unless a person who is in control, custody, or caring for the animal remains with the animal throughout the period of restraint. This prohibition shall apply to public and private property.