City of Las Vegas, NM
San Miguel County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Las Vegas as Ch. 9, Art. 8 of the 1972 City Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Code enforcement citations and penalty assessments — See Ch. 179.
Article I Title; Purpose; Definitions

§ 118-1 Short title; purpose of chapter.

§ 118-2 Definitions.

Article II Administration

§ 118-3 Powers and duties of City Manager.

§ 118-4 Impoundment of animals.

§ 118-5 Surrender of estrays; disposition of animals; costs; records.

§ 118-6 Cremation and disposal of impounded animals.

Article III Owner's Duties

§ 118-7 Rabies vaccinations.

§ 118-8 Rabid animal.

§ 118-9 Dog bites.

§ 118-10 Restraint of animals.

§ 118-11 Confinement of female dogs or cats in mating season.

§ 118-12 Dog licenses; fees.

§ 118-13 Space requirements.

§ 118-14 Number of animals permitted.

§ 118-15 Professional animal permit required for kennels, pet shops, hobby breeders, certain shelters and related businesses.

Article IV Animal Control

§ 118-16 Animals running at large.

§ 118-17 Animals on unenclosed premises.

§ 118-18 Vicious animals.

§ 118-19 Dangerous animals.

§ 118-20 Animals disturbing the peace.

§ 118-21 Nuisances.

§ 118-22 Unlawful use of license tags.

§ 118-23 Breaking into animal control center, shelter or animal control vehicles.

§ 118-24 Dogs trained to assist the blind or deaf in public places.

Article V Cruelty to Animals

§ 118-25 Physical abuse.

§ 118-26 Work cruelty.

§ 118-27 Neglect.

§ 118-27.1 Anti-tethering of canines.

§ 118-27.2 Schedule of penalties for unlawful tethering.

§ 118-28 Abandonment.

§ 118-29 Poisoning.

§ 118-30 Protective care by City.

§ 118-31 Injury by motorists.

§ 118-32 Hobbling livestock.

§ 118-33 Keeping of diseased or painfully crippled animals.

§ 118-34 Animal fights.

§ 118-35 Confining or crating of fowl.

§ 118-36 Birds.

Article VI Sale of Animals

§ 118-37 Use of public property.

§ 118-38 Rabbits or fowl.

§ 118-39 Turtles.

Article VII Exotic Animals; Guard Dogs

§ 118-40 Wild or exotic animals.

§ 118-41 Housing of guard dogs.

Article VIII Penalties

§ 118-42 Penalty.

§ 118-43 Repeal.