- The owner, operator, or custodian of a horse engaged in the horse-drawn carriage trade that is in pain, sick, diseased, lame, or injured shall take action to obtain immediate veterinary treatment, care, and attention for the horse.
- An injured, sick, diseased, or lame horse shall not be sold or otherwise disposed of except in a humane manner.
- No person shall drive, use, or work an injured, sick, diseased, or lame horse in the horse-drawn carriage trade.
Historical and Statutory
1981 Ed., § 6-1040.
Legislative History of Laws
For legislative history of D.C. Law 8-224, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 8-2001.
DC CODE § 8-2010
Current through December 11, 2012
(Mar. 7, 1991, D.C. Law 8-224, § 11, 38 DCR 207.)