Dog Barking Rules Could Change - Brevard NC
Last updated 8/15/2013 at 12:02pm
Proposed changes to the county’s animal control ordinance were discussed during Monday’s regular Board of Commissioner meeting.
During the public hearing on the proposed changes, resident Ken Goble said he is concerned about the proposed rewording of language, which would make it a violation if someone’s dog barked for 10 minutes.
County Operations Manager David McNeil said the change is a necessary step to provide county staff with more clear guidelines on when owners of a barking dog could be cited.
The new ordinance would make it “unlawful for anyone to own or maintain dogs t...