This section has been affected by a recently passed ordinance, 4832 - RETAIL SALE OF ANIMALS. Go to new ordinance.

Chapter 22
RETAIL SALE OF ANIMALSlinklink

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3-22-1: DEFINITIONS:
3-22-2: PROHIBITION OF THE RETAIL SALE OF ANIMALS:
3-22-3: EXEMPTIONS:
3-22-4: PENALTY:

The section below has been affected by a recently passed ordinance, 4832 - RETAIL SALE OF ANIMALS. Go to new ordinance.

3-22-1: DEFINITIONS:linklink

As used in this chapter, the following definitions shall apply:

ANIMAL: Any living member of the kingdom Animalia, comprising multicellular organisms that have a well-defined shape and usually limited growth, can move voluntarily, actively acquire food and digest it internally, and have sensory and nervous systems that allow them to respond rapidly to stimuli.

OFFER(S) FOR SALE: To display, sell, deliver, offer for sale or adoption, advertise for sale of, barter, auction, give away or otherwise dispose of an animal.

RETAILER: Any person licensed or required to be licensed under this title who offers for sale any animal in the Village. (Ord. 2018-4790, 10-15-2018)
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The section below has been affected by a recently passed ordinance, 4832 - RETAIL SALE OF ANIMALS. Go to new ordinance.

3-22-2: PROHIBITION OF THE RETAIL SALE OF ANIMALS:linklink

A retailer may not offer for sale any animal. (Ord. 2018-4790, 10-15-2018)
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The section below has been affected by a recently passed ordinance, 4832 - RETAIL SALE OF ANIMALS. Go to new ordinance.

3-22-3: EXEMPTIONS:linklink

The restriction on retailers set forth in section 3-22-2 of this chapter shall not apply to any veterinary hospital or clinic licensed pursuant to the Veterinary Medicine and Surgery Practice Act of 2004, codified at 225 Illinois Compiled Statutes 115, or to a person who offers for sale only dogs or cats that he has produced and raised, provided the person owns, has possession of, or harbors four (4) or less females capable of reproduction. (Ord. 2018-4790, 10-15-2018)
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The section below has been affected by a recently passed ordinance, 4832 - RETAIL SALE OF ANIMALS. Go to new ordinance.

3-22-4: PENALTY:linklink

Any person violating any provision of any section of this chapter shall be fined as established in the annual fee ordinance for each offense, and each day of violation shall constitute a separate and distinct offense. (Ord. 2018-4790, 10-15-2018)
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