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City of Donalsonville Animal Ordinance 2022-11-01



The City of Donalsonville has adopted a new Ordinance the defines and prohibits nuisance animals and clarifies the procedures for the keeping and treatment of dogs.

  • Any animal at-large will be deemed a nusance animal.
  • Habitually noisy animals are prohibited to be defined as excessive barking or howling for a period of 15 continous minutes.
  • Outlines procedures for correcting a nuisance animal situation.
  • Limits the manner and method of tethering a dog.
  • Restricts the number of dogs at any one residential location to four (4) dogs.
  • Prohibits the keeping of dogs at vacant residences.