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The DC Code: § 8-1821.02 Commercial pet care facilities; rulemaking.

Index8 Environmental and Animal Control and Protection (Refs & Annos)
No person shall operate a commercial pet care facility without first obtaining a basic business license with an Inspected Sales and Services license endorsement pursuant to Title 47. The Mayor shall issue rules to establish the standards for the care and management of animals in a commercial pet care facility.
For the purposes of this section, the term "commercial pet care facility" means a facility that provides day or overnight boarding, or provides pet-related services, including feeding, exercise, training, bathing, or grooming, but does not include an animal facility as defined in § 3-502 or a licensed pet shop.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For Law 17-281, see notes following § 8-1841.01. DC CODE § 8-1821.02 Current through December 11, 2012


(Dec. 5, 2008, D.C. Law 17-281, § 202, 55 DCR 9186.)