7-1-2: HEALTH OFFICER OR POLICE CHIEF AUTHORITY:
   A.   Inspection Upon Complaint: The health officer or police chief, upon complaint of any person, shall inspect any structure or place where an animal is kept, and may do so on his own initiative.
   B.   Order Nuisance Abatement: Such officer may issue any such reasonable order as he may deem necessary to the owner of the animal to cause the animal to be kept as provided in this title or in a manner so as not to constitute a nuisance.
   C.   Complaint Before Municipal Judge: Such officer may make a complaint before the municipal judge against any person for violation of any provision of this title or of any such reasonable order, but this procedure shall not abridge the right of others to make such complaint. (1984 Code § 4-110)