Tucson, Arizona

October 9, 2012

Animals may not be tethered.

Sec. 4-3. Cruelty and neglect.
Sec. 4-3(2). Neglect. The purpose of this subsection is to guarantee that animals under human custody or control are housed in healthy environments and are provided with proper food, water, shelter, medical care, exercise space and ventilation. Any person owning or having care, control or custody of any animal shall provide:

(e) That the animal is given adequate exercise space as follows:

(2) Tieouts are prohibited.

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