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(A) An animal(s) deemed by the Department to require medical evaluation shall be evaluated by a state licensed veterinarian, within the time period required by the Department. The veterinarian shall determine the required or appropriate treatment plan for the animal(s). Proof of the veterinary evaluation and/or treatment plan must be provided by the owner or harborer to the Department within such time period.
(1) The owner or harborer shall follow the treatment plan in full for the animal(s) as outlined by the veterinarian within the time frame designated. The owner or harborer must provide proof the treatment was concluded successfully or provide follow up treatment plans when the first attempt was not effective or successful until the condition has been treated properly.
(B) The owner or harborer of an animal(s) deemed by the Department to require grooming must complete such grooming within the time period required by the Department and provide proof of such grooming to the Department within such required time period.
(C) The owner or harborer of an animal(s) must provide reasonable care for or seek veterinary care for an injury or illness to an animal(s) that seriously endangers the life or health of the animal(s).
(Ord. G-23-18, passed 9-25-18) Penalty, see § 91.999