Sunday, August 25, 2013

pt6 animal control (mandatory microchipping is here)

e: ... mandatory microchipping [for pets] is here ... actively enforcing ordinance means somebody is coming to check ... an animal welfare check.
[local story]
New animal ordinance begins Monday for Bernalillo County
aug 25, 2013

Starting on Monday [aug 26, 2013], pet owners in Bernalillo County will have some new rules to follow.

The new rules state that all dogs and cats must be micro-chipped.
pt5 animal control (police welfare check)
animal control pt4 (actively enforcing ordinance)
[local story]
Bernalillo County makes changes to animal law
dec 7, 2013

County residents no longer can keep their dogs on a "cable trolley" and must get a microchip implant for their dogs and cats.

Matt Pepper of the Bernalillo County Animal Care Services says animal control officers actively will be enforcing the ordinance.
animal control (part 2)
dec 7, 2012

e: ...  Think about that:

... Actively enforcing an ordinance which mandates microchipping for all dogs and cats ...

... Knock knock ... i am with animal control and i am here to scan your animal... no valid id means citation.
[greenhorn post]
animal control - no valid id (chip)
dec 1, 2012

e: ...

1."to protect and serve for the animals" [animal control officer (ppp?) ]
2. no license on record for animal (state)
3. [informant program (partnership)] to report any animal violations please call ...
4. warrantless entry (violation of fourth amendment)
5. scans animal for id chip

valid id (chip) -    proof of license (taxes paid)
no valid id (chip) - no proof of license - citation
santa fe county animal control

... having a valid pet license ...
... will reduce fines if your pet is picked up ...

license fees:
altered animal - $8 per year
un-altered animal - $100 per year
animal control (ppp; mark of the beast)