(A)   On and after January 1, 1978, it shall be unlawful for any person to maintain on one property in any City residential zone the combined total of more than three (3) dogs or cats over the age of six (6) months or more than one litter of dogs or cats.
   (B)   Enforcement: The City police or other person duly employed and appointed as an Animal Control Officer may serve a summons and complaint upon any person for violation of this Section upon their own initiative when they have personally observed the violation. Otherwise, such summons and complaint shall not be served unless it has first been signed and verified by two (2) persons over the age of eighteen (18) who do not live in the same household. (Ord. 21, Series of 1977; amd. Ord. 12, Series of 2020)