Maximum Number of Animals (Section 4.041)
In general with some exceptions, it is unlawful to keep or harbor:
  • More than four (4) dogs.
  • More than four (4) cats.
  • More than two (2) potbellied pigs.
  • More than two (2) pygmy goats.
  • More than four (4) ferrets; or
  • More than eight (8) domestic animals.
Animals in Excess Permit (Sec. 4.041)
An Animals in Excess Permit is required for any number of animals in excess of those allowed above. These permits are renewed annually and require inspection of premises prior to permit issuance.

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