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(A) Any dog of fierce, dangerous or vicious propensities shall be confined by its owner on the owner’s premises at all times in such a manner that it cannot reach persons who may have occasion to lawfully enter upon said premises.
(B) (1) Any dog of fierce, dangerous or vicious propensities which is not confined on its owner’s premises as provided herein is hereby declared a public nuisance and such dog may be apprehended and impounded upon the order of the Chief of Police or other person charged with the enforcement of this section.
(2) The owner shall have no right to redeem such dog unless he or she shall remove the same from the city immediately upon redemption and shall not thereafter keep, harbor or maintain such dog in the city at any time.
(Prior Code, § 6-21) (Ord. 93-34, passed 6-7-1993) Penalty, see § 91.999