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Georgia Animal Protection Act

Georgia Animal Protection Act

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OCGA § 4-11-1: Short Title


OCGA § 4-11-2: Definitions


OCGA § 4-11-3: Issuances of Licenses


OCGA § 4-11-4: Display of License


OCGA § 4-11-5: Persons Holding Bird Dealers’ Licenses


OCGA § 4-11-5.1: Substances and Procedures for Euthanasia of Dogs and Cats by Animal Shelters


OCGA § 4-11-5.2: Microchip Identification for License


OCGA § 4-11-6: Nonresident Applicants for License


OCGA § 4-11-7: Grounds for Denial, Suspension, or Revocation of Licenses


OCGA § 4-11-8: Procedure for denial, suspension or revocation of licenses


OCGA § 4-11-9: Inspections


OCGA § 4-11-9.1: Quarantine of animals or areas; stop sale, stop use, or stop removal orders


OCGA § 4-11-9.2: Inspection warrants; impounding of animals


OCGA § 4-11-9.3: Duty to make arrangements for care of impounded animal; lien for cost of care; return of animal to owner


OCGA § 4-11-9.4: Notification to owner of impoundment of animal


OCGA § 4-11-9.5: Hearing on impoundment of animal


OCGA § 4-11-9.6: Disposal of impounded animal


OCGA § 4-11-9.7: Reporting of certain animal diseases and syndromes


OCGA § 4-11-10: Unlawful Acts


OCGA § 4-11-11: Animals shipped into state to be accompanied by health certificates


OCGA § 4-11-12: Cooperation with United States Secretary of Agriculture


OCGA § 4-11-13: Article not applicable to persons raising animals for human consumption


OCGA § 4-11-14: Rules and Regulations


OCGA § 4-11-15: Injunctions and restraining orders


OCGA § 4-11-15.1: Unlawful to abandon domestic animal


OCGA § 4-11-16: Penalties for violation


OCGA § 4-11-17: Reports of animal cruelty or dog fighting by veterinarians or veterinary technicians; immunity from civil or criminal liability


OCGA § 4-11-18: Local Ordinances

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