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Town of Truckee <br /> <br /> California <br /> <br /> ORDINANCE NO. 94-04 <br /> <br />AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWN OF TRUCKEE ADDING TITLE 8 TO THE <br /> TRUCKEE MUNICIPAL CODE RE: ANIMAL CONTROLS <br /> <br />The Town Council of the Town of Truckee Does Ordain as Follows: <br /> <br /> Section 1. Enactment. <br />follows: <br /> <br />Title 8 is hereby added to the Truckee Municipal Code to read as <br /> TITLE 8 <br /> <br />ANIMAL CONTROLS <br /> <br />Chapter 8.01 Humane Animal Control <br /> <br />8.01.010 Purpose. The purpose of this Chapter is as follows: <br /> <br />(a) <br /> <br />To provide methods of controlling stray animals and provide for the <br />humane treatment of such animals. <br /> <br />(b) <br /> <br />To provide methods necessary for the control of animals owned or maintained <br />by residents and nonresidents in the Town. <br /> <br /> 8.01.020 Definitions. For the purpose of this Chapter unless it is plainly evident <br />from the context that a different meaning is intended, the following terms are defined as <br />follows: <br /> <br />(a) <br /> <br />"Animal" means any domesticated animal, captivated wild animal, or any <br />domesticated or wild fowl, or any dead body of such animal. <br /> <br />(b) <br /> <br />"Animal Control" means that division or department of the Town or a contract <br />agency, which is specifically charged with the enforcement of laws and <br />ordinances dealing with animals. <br /> <br />(c) <br /> <br />"Animal Control Officer" means the person duly appointed by the Town <br />Manager, or any employee of a contract agency, authorized by the Town <br />Council to act in the enforcement of the Animal Control Program. <br /> <br />(d) <br /> <br />"Animals of Husbandry" means domestic animals normally associated with <br />farming. <br /> <br /> <br />