For the purpose of this subchapter the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
   AT LARGE.  Off the premises of the owner, and not under the control of the owner or a member of his immediate family, or his properly designated agent, by leash, cord, chain or otherwise. 
   DOG.  A domesticated member of the canine family and includes both male and female.
   OWNER.  Any person, firm, association or corporation owning, keeping or harboring a dog.
('84 Code, § 4-8) (Ord. passed 10-4-83; Am. Ord. O-1999-58, passed 9-21-99)