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The DC Code: § 22-1011 Neglect of sick or disabled animals.

Index22 Criminal Offenses and Penalties. (Refs & Annos)

If any maimed, sick, infirm, or disabled animal shall fail to receive proper food or shelter from said owner or person in charge of the same for more than 5 consecutive hours, such person shall, for every such offense, be punished in the same manner provided in § 22-1001.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 22-811. 1973 Ed., § 22-811. DC CODE § 22-1011 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Aug. 23, 1871, Leg. Assem., p. 138, ch. 106, § 10; June 25, 1892, 27 Stat. 60, ch. 135, § 4.)