It shall be unlawful for the warden to destroy or cause or permit to be destroyed any cat impounded until the expiration of impounding time limit of 48 hours, except that the warden may, when in his or her judgment a cat so impounded is suffering from any injury or disease and recovery is doubtful, destroy such cat in a humane manner.
(1999 Code, § 3-4-22)  Penalty, see § 90.999