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A. Authority To Impound: Every dangerous or abandoned animal, every unrestrained dog, and every unlicensed dog or cat shall be taken by the Police Department to the Hinsdale Humane Society. Authorized personnel at the animal shelter and the Police Department shall keep a record of every such animal so impounded, including the species, breed, color, and sex; and the owner's name and address, if available; whether, if a dog or cat, the animal is licensed; and any other available information about such animal.
B. Notice Of Impoundment: If the owner of the animal is known, the Village shall notify the owner by certified mail sent to the owner's last known address and in person or by telecommunication of the impoundment and the procedure whereby the animal may be redeemed. The Village shall also inform the Humane Society wherein the animal is impounded of the date that such notification has been given to the animal's owner. (Ord. 91-03-11)