Township of Carneys Point, NJ
Salem County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Carneys Point as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Article I General Provisions

§ 81-1 Definitions; word usage.

§ 81-2 License required.

§ 81-3 Application for license and tag.

§ 81-4 Fees; exceptions.

§ 81-5 Time period for licensing for dogs which have attained licensing age.

§ 81-6 Contents of application.

§ 81-7 Licensing of dogs brought into Township.

§ 81-8 Removal or attachment of registration tag.

§ 81-9 Kennels, pet shops, shelters and pounds.

§ 81-10 Disposition of moneys.

§ 81-11 List of kennels, pet shops, shelters and pounds to be forwarded to State Department of Health.

§ 81-12 Canvassing of dogs.

§ 81-13 Appointment of dog warden.

§ 81-14 Impoundment.

§ 81-15 Right of entry.

§ 81-16 Interference with authorized person prohibited.

§ 81-17 Violations of §§ 81-1 through 81-16 and penalties.

§ 81-18 Dogs at large.

§ 81-19 Property damage.

§ 81-20 Other animals.

§ 81-21 Determination of vicious dogs.

§ 81-22 Complaints.

§ 81-23 Hearing.

§ 81-24 Vicious dogs to be muzzled.

§ 81-25 Proof of lack of control.

§ 81-26 Violations of §§ 81-18 through 81-25 and penalties.

§ 81-27 Barking dogs prohibited.

§ 81-28 Violations of § 81-27 and penalties.

Article II Cleanup and Removal of Waste

§ 81-29 Public property regulations.

§ 81-30 Private property regulations.

§ 81-31 Regulations for cleanup, removal and disposal of waste.

§ 81-32 Exemption.

§ 81-33 Violations and penalties.

§ 81-34 Separate violations.

Article III Vicious and Potentially Dangerous Dogs

§ 81-35 Definitions.

§ 81-36 Impoundment of dog.

§ 81-37 Notification of owner; hearing.

§ 81-38 Settlement agreements; immunity of municipality.

§ 81-39 Dog declared vicious by Municipal Court; conditions.

§ 81-40 Dog declared potentially dangerous; conditions.

§ 81-41 Registration of potentially dangerous dog; owner requirements.

§ 81-42 Procedures for appeal.

§ 81-43 Liability of owner for impounding or destroying dog; rabies testing.

§ 81-44 Hearing on subsequent actions of dog.

§ 81-45 Obligations of owner of potentially dangerous dog.

§ 81-46 Violations and penalties.

§ 81-47 Township registration and identification of potentially dangerous dog.

§ 81-48 Licensing; fees.

§ 81-49 Enforcement.

§ 81-50 Use of fines and fees collected.

§ 81-51 Exemption.