6.08.107: APPEALS:
Any order or decision of the Ordinance Officer regarding an animal under this chapter, including a declaration or finding that a dog is a vicious or nuisance dog due to its actions or its breed, as set forth in this chapter, may be appealed by the owner, keeper or harborer to the Chief of Police within ten (10) days after receipt of written notice thereof. Upon appeal, the Chief of Police shall provide to the dog's owner, keeper or harborer the opportunity to appear before him and present evidence, if any, relative to the appeal. The owner, keeper or harborer of the dog shall be notified in writing of the Chief's decision regarding the appeal. A decision by the Chief upon appeal may be appealed within fifteen (15) days after the date of the Chief's decision to the City Council. (Ord. 1400, 2015)