Town of Dover, NJ
Morris County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Board of Aldermen of the Town of Dover 7-27-1970 as Art. 2 of the 1969 Revised Ordinances. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Hunting and fishing — See Ch. 221.
Noise — See Ch. 254.
Parks and recreation — See Ch. 265.
Protection of shade trees — See Ch. 366, Art. I.
Board of Health regulations pertaining to animals — See Ch. 395.
Article I Control and Licensing of Dogs

§ 113-1 Definitions.

§ 113-2 License and registration tag required.

§ 113-2.1 Maximum number of dogs permitted.

§ 113-3 Fees; renewals; exemption.

§ 113-4 Time limit for application.

§ 113-5 Information on application; preservation of applications.

§ 113-6 Licenses for dogs brought into town.

§ 113-7 Unlawful use of registration tags.

§ 113-8 Licensing of kennels and pet shops.

§ 113-9 Kennel and pet shop license fees.

§ 113-10 Dogs not permitted off kennel premises.

§ 113-11 Disposition of fees.

§ 113-12 List of kennels, pet shops, shelters and pounds.

§ 113-13 Enforcement of rules by Board of Health.

§ 113-14 Annual canvass.

§ 113-15 Impoundment of dogs; notice of seizure; disposition of dogs.

§ 113-16 Interference with authorized persons prohibited.

§ 113-17 Violations and penalties.

§ 113-18 Payment of penalty.

§ 113-19 Jurisdiction.

§ 113-20 Penalty on nonpayment of judgment.

§ 113-21 Compulsory inoculation not authorized.

§ 113-22 Medical establishments excluded.

Article II Nuisances

§ 113-23 Noise.

§ 113-24 Offensive odors.

§ 113-25 Violations and penalties.

Article III Public Pounds and Poundkeepers

§ 113-26 Authority to destroy animals running at large.

§ 113-27 Public pound; procedures; fees.

§ 113-28 Poundkeeper.

§ 113-29 Report of poundkeeper.

§ 113-30 Breaking into pound prohibited.

§ 113-31 Hindering authorized persons prohibited.

§ 113-32 Violations and penalties.

Article IV Dogs Running At Large

§ 113-33 Dogs running at large on public property; restraint.

§ 113-34 Dogs running at large deemed strays; seizure of stray dogs.

§ 113-35 Applicability.

§ 113-36 Enforcement.

§ 113-37 Violations and penalties.

Article V Poultry At Large

§ 113-38 Prohibited acts.

§ 113-39 Poundkeeper to confine poultry; release; expenses.

§ 113-40 Notice; sale of unclaimed poultry.

Article VI Horses, Cattle and Swine At Large

§ 113-41 Prohibited acts; penalty.

§ 113-42 Poundkeeper to confine animals; release; expenses.

§ 113-43 Notice; sale of unclaimed animals.

§ 113-44 Exceptions.

Article VII Cats

§ 113-45 Definitions.

§ 113-46 License required.

§ 113-47 Vaccination requirement.

§ 113-48 Vaccination certificate.

§ 113-49 Exemption to inoculation requirement.

§ 113-50 License requirements.

§ 113-51 Unlawful use of tags; tags to be attached.

§ 113-52 License fee schedule.

§ 113-53 Contents of application; preservation of information.

§ 113-54 Proof of licensing.

§ 113-55 Interfering with persons performing official duties.

§ 113-56 Disposition of fees collected.

§ 113-57 Violations and penalties.

§ 113-58 Cats running at large; penalty.