§ 90.32  MINIMUM STANDARDS.
   (A)   All commercial animal establishments shall provide an adequate environment for each animal which is compatible with the general health and welfare of the animal.
   (B)   All commercial animal establishments shall provide adequate space for each animal.  Each cage or enclosure shall be large enough for the animal to stand, sit, lie and turn around without touching the walls or ceiling of the cage or enclosure, or another animal.
   (C)   All commercial animal establishments shall provide adequate sanitation.  Each cage or enclosure shall be maintained as follows:
      (1)   Cages or enclosures containing dogs or cats, of any age, shall be cleaned with hot water, disinfectant and detergent daily (including holidays), or more if conditions require additional cleaning or disinfecting to keep animals out of contact with feces or urine.  Litter boxes shall be cleaned daily (including holidays) and the litter changed as needed.
      (2)   Cages or enclosures containing birds shall contain a perch and shall be cleaned with hot water and disinfectant at least twice weekly or more if conditions require additional cleaning.
      (3)   Cages or enclosures containing small animals shall be cleaned with hot water and disinfectant at least twice weekly or more if conditions require additional cleaning.
   (D)   All commercial animal establishments shall provide adequate nourishment and water for each animal as follows:
      (1)   Each animal shall be given fresh food and water daily, including holidays.
      (2)   Soft food shall be available to those animals unable to chew standard dry food.
      (3)   Potable water shall be available to each animal at all times.
      (4)   Food and water containers shall be washed and disinfected daily.
   (E)   All commercial animal establishments shall provide proper medical treatment from a veterinarian for sick or injured animals.
   (F)   All commercial animal establishments shall provide an adequate room (cage) temperature for the general health and welfare of the animal.
   (G)   All commercial animal establishments shall provide for general cleanliness of the establishment, and shall not permit an insect or rodent infestation.
(Ord. 2003-09, passed 8-11-03)  Penalty, see § 90.99