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For the purpose of this chapter the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
ABANDON. Abandonment shall constitute the relinquishment of all rights and claims by the owner to the animal.
AT LARGE. Off the premises of the owner, and not under the control of the owner or his agent either by leash, cord, chain, or otherwise.
FEEDING and BAITING. The Placing, exposing, depositing, distributing or scattering, directly or indirectly, of shelled corn, shucked or unshucked, wheat or other grains, breads, salt or any other feed or nutritive substances, in any manner or form, so as to attract or entice fowl to, on or over any such areas where such feed items and/or materials have been placed, exposed, deposited, distributed or scattered.
OWNER. Every person having a right of property to an animal and every person who keeps or harbors an animal, has it in his care, or permits it to remain on or about the premises owned or occupied by him.
WATERFOWL and FOWL. Any waterfowl of the family Anatidae (ducks and geese) either migratory, nonmigratory or resident fowl.
(Am. Ord. 2006-03, passed 2-20-06)
For other definitions relevant to this chapter, see § 10.02