618.01  DOGS AND OTHER ANIMALS RUNNING AT LARGE.
   (a)   No person who is the owner, keeper or harborer of horses, mules, cattle, sheep, goats, swine, dogs, cats, geese or other fowl or animals shall permit any such fowl or animal to run at large upon any public way or upon unenclosed land.
   (b)   No owner, keeper or harborer of any dog shall permit it to go beyond the premises of the owner, keeper or harborer at any time unless the dog is properly on leash.
   (c)   No owner, keeper or harborer of any dog shall fail at any time to keep the dog physically confined or restrained upon the premises of the owner, keeper or harborer by voice and/or signal command, leash, tether, adequate fence, or secure enclosure to prevent escape. "Electronic" (invisible) fences are not acceptable as providing sufficient control to meet the requirements for confinement.
   (d)   Whoever violates any provision of this section is guilty of a misdemeanor of the third degree and shall be subject to the penalty provided in Section 698.02.
(Ord. 12-86.  Passed 5-15-12.)