It is unlawful for any person in possession, charge or control of any dead animals or of any premises upon which dead animals may be located, to permit or allow such an animal to remain thereon for a period longer than twenty four (24) hours, or to deposit or bury, or cause to be deposited or buried, the body of any dead animal, or portion thereof, on any public street, alley, sidewalk, park, stream, or any public ground. Removal and disposal of dead animals shall be done in accordance with the direction of the Environmental Health Officer. (Ord. 4(1973) § 5(d))