The mission of the Virginia Beach Animal Control Unit is to steadiness the health, safety and welfare wants of the folks and animals in our Metropolis. Animal cruelty contains abandonment of a pet, physical abuse, failure to supply meals, water, shelter or veterinary care, combating of animals, placing animals in a scenario that causes distress (i.e. a hot car) or maintaining an animal in unsanitary situations.
Animal Management Agents capture stray animals, help in pet/owner restoration, resolve neighbor disputes over animals, assist the elderly and bodily-challenged with animal considerations, advise and train residents of their responsibility as pet homeowners, advise non-pet homeowners of their rights, and assist in the removing of nuisance wildlife.
Part 1. All dogs discovered working at massive shall be seized by the Animal Management Officer, their deputies of assistants, or by different legislation enforcement officers, and impounded at the Animal Management Shelter for a interval of four (four) days if the dog lacks a collar, license or different proof of possession.
The Animal Control Company shall have jurisdiction to enforce this ordinance and the dog licensing statutes of the State of Michigan, and significantly Act 339 of the Public Acts of 1919, as amended (the Dog Law of 1919); and Act 132 of the Public Acts of 1974, as amended in an metropolis, village or township of the County which does not have an animal management ordinance.
The Animal Management Officer, his deputies or assistants or different peace officer might sign a grievance before mentioned courtroom for violation of the provisions of this Ordinance, proceed to acquire the issuance of a warrant and make arrest of the particular person whom stated violation is charged and produce them before the courtroom to reply the charges.