It shall be unlawful to keep or harbor within any platted portion of the city not used principally for a farming enterprise any of the following animals or animals of allied genera, without first obtaining a written permit therefor from the City Council; horses, cows, sheep, goats, swine, chickens, animals of the genus reptilia or allied genera which are venomous or of the constrictor type; birds or other animals the keeping in captivity of which is prohibited by law.
(Prior Code, § 406.20)  Penalty § 10.99