City of Burlington, NJ
Burlington County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Common Council of the City of Burlington as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Fee Schedule — See Ch. 146.
Health and sanitation — See Ch. 192.
Parks and recreation areas — See Ch. 251.
Article I Bees

§ 84-1 Minimum distance from dwelling house.

Article II Dog Licensing

§ 84-2 Definitions.

§ 84-3 Licensing.

§ 84-4 Regulations.

§ 84-5 Dog census.

§ 84-6 Impoundment.

§ 84-7 Rabies control.

§ 84-8 Enforcement.

§ 84-9 Administration.

§ 84-10 Violations and penalties.

Article III Vicious Dogs

§ 84-11 Definitions.

§ 84-12 Seizure and impoundment by Animal Control Officer.

§ 84-13 Notice of seizure and impoundment; effort to identify owner; notice of hearings.

§ 84-14 Municipal Court proceeding to declare dog vicious.

§ 84-15 Finding to declare dog potentially dangerous.

§ 84-16 Order and schedule for compliance; liability insurance; inspections; continued Municipal Court jurisdiction.

§ 84-17 Duties of owner.

§ 84-18 Settlement agreement; appeals; costs of impoundment and destruction.

§ 84-19 Issuance of registration number, red identification tag and license; telephone number for reporting violations.

§ 84-20 Fees.

§ 84-21 Violations and penalties; destruction of dog by order of court.

§ 84-22 Utilization of fines and fees.

§ 84-23 Tort Claims Act.

Article IV Health and Safety

§ 84-24 Reporting.

§ 84-25 Quarantine.

§ 84-26 Permit to release animals.

§ 84-27 Examination of animals by Board of Health.

§ 84-28 Killing of unmuzzled dog running at large.

§ 84-29 Appointment of dog killer; restrictions.

§ 84-30 Compensation of dog killer.

§ 84-31 Violations and penalties.

Article V Pet Shops, Kennels, Shelters and Pounds

§ 84-32 Definitions.

§ 84-33 License required.

§ 84-34 License fees.

§ 84-35 Restrictions on dogs off premises.

§ 84-36 Disposition of fees collected.

§ 84-37 List of licensed kennels, pet shops, shelters and pounds.

§ 84-38 Impounding of dogs or other animals; notice; adoption and destruction.

§ 84-39 Animal Control Officers.

§ 84-40 Powers and authority of Animal Control Officers.

§ 84-41 Copies of reports forwarded to Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

§ 84-42 Authorization to enter premises for seizure of dogs.

§ 84-43 Interfering with persons performing duties under chapter.

§ 84-44 Violations and penalties.

§ 84-45 Penalty to be paid to plaintiff; disposition.

§ 84-46 Jurisdiction of proceedings; process.

§ 84-47 Refusal to pay judgment; confinement in jail.

§ 84-48 Applicability to veterinarians' establishments.

Article VI Pet Waste

§ 84-49 Purpose.

§ 84-50 Definitions.

§ 84-51 Requirement for disposal.

§ 84-52 Exemptions.

§ 84-53 Enforcement.

§ 84-54 Violations and penalties.

Article VII Wildlife Feeding

§ 84-55 Purpose.

§ 84-56 Definitions.

§ 84-57 Prohibited conduct.

§ 84-58 Enforcement.

§ 84-59 Violations and penalties.

Article VIII Feral/Community

§ 84-60 Definitions.

§ 84-61 General Provisions.

§ 84-62 Community cat management initiatives, TNR program.

§ 84-63 Trapping of cats by noncommunity cat caregivers.

§ 84-64 Disposition of ear-tipped community cats.

§ 84-65 Enforcement of community cat management initiative/TNR program.

§ 84-66 Trapping requirements.

§ 84-67 Trap to euthanize.

§ 84-68 Animals at large prohibited.

§ 84-69 Abandonment of animal.

§ 84-70 Unlicensed dog or cat presumed unvaccinated.

§ 84-71 Animal control officer; animal at large.

§ 84-72 Attempts to identify animal through microchip.

§ 84-73 Notice to owner or caregiver of impoundment.

§ 84-74 Controlling poisonous substances.