Lawton, Oklahoma

May 10, 2007

Dogs may not be tethered unless authorized by an animal welfare officer or animal welfare supervisor.

5-1-120 Keeping of Animals; Mistreatment; Service Dogs

F. No person shall, at any time, fasten, chain, or tie any dog or cause such dog to be fastened, chained or tied while such dog is on the dog owner’s or keeper’s property or on the property of the dog owner’s or keeper’s landlord, unless authorized by an animal welfare officer or the animal welfare supervisor.

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