City of Rehoboth Beach, DE
Sussex County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Commissioners of the City of Rehoboth Beach as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Authority to regulate — See Charter Section 29(a)(7).
Article I General Provisions

§ 88-1 Definitions.

§ 88-2 Enforcement.

§ 88-3 Appointment of Animal Control Officer.

§ 88-4 Animals running at large.

§ 88-5 Housing conditions of animals.

§ 88-6 Noisy animals.

Article II Dogs, Cats or Other Animals

§ 88-7 License required.

§ 88-8 License tag.

§ 88-9 Harboring or holding for reward of strayed or stolen dogs, cats or other animals.

§ 88-10 Vicious dogs, cats or other animals.

§ 88-11 Injuring or slaying dogs prohibited; exceptions.

§ 88-12 Dangerous dogs, cat or other animals may be slain.

§ 88-13 Female dogs in heat.

§ 88-14 Injury to property; nuisances.

Article III Impoundment of Dogs

§ 88-15 Dogs running at large prohibited.

§ 88-16 Dogs or other animals prohibited from beach.

§ 88-17 Authority to impound; records.

§ 88-18 Contents of notice of impounding.

§ 88-19 Reclaiming impounded dogs; fee.

§ 88-20 Disposition of unclaimed dogs.

§ 88-21 Delivery of impounded dog to state officials.

Article IV Rabies Control

§ 88-22 Dogs and cats to be immunized against rabies.

§ 88-23 Examination of biting dog or cat to determine rabies.

§ 88-24 Confining animal which has attacked or bitten a person.

§ 88-25 Examination of animals by either Police Department or Animal Control Officer.

§ 88-26 Report of person bitten by animal.

§ 88-27 Confining animals to prevent spread of rabies.

§ 88-28 Permit to release animals.

Article V Cats

§ 88-29 Purpose.

§ 88-30 Cats at large.

§ 88-30.1 Abandoned or feral cats.

§ 88-30.2 TNR program.

Article VI Waterfowl

§ 88-31 Intent.

§ 88-32 Prohibitions.

§ 88-33 Violations and penalties.

§ 88-34 Effective date.

Article VII Trappings of Dogs, Cats or Other Animals

§ 88-35 Definitions.

§ 88-36 Purpose.

§ 88-37 Trapping permitted.

§ 88-38 Violations and penalties.

Article VIII Enforcement and Penalties

§ 88-39 Violations and penalties.

§ 88-40 Enforcement.