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No person shall possess or keep the following animals within the City, except pursuant to an interim use permit approved prior to May 15, 2017 in accordance with the Zoning Ordinance or in association with a zoo program licensed by the State of Minnesota for a period not longer than thirty (30) days:
A. Any member of the cat family (felidae) including, but not limited to, lions, tigers, cougars, bobcats, leopards and jaguars, but excluding those recognized as domesticated house cats.
B. Any naturally wild member of the canine family (canidae) including, but not limited to, wolves, foxes, coyotes, dingoes, and jackals, but excluding those recognized as domesticated dogs.
C. Any hybrid or crossbreeds between an animal defined in subsections A or B of this section and a domestic animal and offspring from all subsequent generations of those hybrids or crosses, such as the crossbreed between a wolf and a dog.
D. Any member or relative of the rodent family including any skunk (whether or not de-scented), raccoon, or squirrel, but excluding those members otherwise defined or commonly accepted as domesticated pets.
E. Any poisonous, venomous, constricting, or inherently dangerous member of the reptile or amphibian families including, but not limited to, rattlesnakes, boa constrictors, pit vipers, crocodiles and alligators.
F. Any other animal that is not explicitly listed above but which can be reasonably defined by the terms of this section including, but not limited to, bear, deer, non-human primates, and game fish.
(Ord. 1015, 8-5-2019)