City of Camden, NJ
Camden County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Camden as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES

Circuses — See Ch. 180.

Noise — See Ch. 371.

Parks — See Ch. 390.

Zoning — See Ch. 577.

ARTICLE I
Dogs, Kennels and Pet Shops (§ 210-1 — § 210-28) 

ARTICLE II
Permitted Pets (§ 210-29 — § 210-30) 

ARTICLE III
Vicious Dogs; Nuisances (§ 210-31 — § 210-38.2) 

ARTICLE IV
Spaying or Neutering of Dogs and Cats (§ 210-39 — § 210-43) 

ARTICLE V
Chaining or Tethering of Animals (§ 210-44 — § 210-46) 

ARTICLE VI
Feral Cats; Feeding, Trapping and Impoundment of Strays (§ 210-47 — § 210-51) 

Article I Dogs, Kennels and Pet Shops

§ 210-1 Definitions.

§ 210-2 Annual canvass.

§ 210-3 Disposition of fees.

§ 210-4 Hindering persons performing duties.

§ 210-5 Violations and penalties.

§ 210-6 Dog license required.

§ 210-7 Licensing dog upon acquisition or upon reaching licensing age.

§ 210-8 Dogs brought into City.

§ 210-9 Dog license from other New Jersey municipalities.

§ 210-10 Dog license fees and expiration.

§ 210-10.1 Insurance required for vicious or potentially dangerous dogs.

§ 210-11 Seeing Eye dogs.

§ 210-12 Contents of dog license and registration application.

§ 210-13 Form, numbering and issuance of dog licenses and tags.

§ 210-14 Unauthorized removal and attaching of dog tags.

§ 210-15 Preserving records of applications and dog registration numbers.

§ 210-16 Dogs at large.

§ 210-17 Impounding, redemption and disposal of dogs.

§ 210-18 Entry by Warden in pursuit of dog.

§ 210-19 Kennels, shops, shelters and pounds to be licensed.

§ 210-20 Application for kennel, shop, shelter or pound license.

§ 210-21 Purpose stated on kennel, shop, shelter or pound license.

§ 210-22 Individual licenses at kennels, shops, shelters and pounds.

§ 210-23 Kennel, shop, shelter and pound license fees.

§ 210-24 Kennel, shop, shelter and pound licenses' expiration.

§ 210-25 Kennel, shop, shelter and pound licenses nontransferable.

§ 210-26 Dogs off kennel, shop, shelter and pound premises.

§ 210-27 Revocation of kennel, shop, shelter and pound licenses.

§ 210-28 List of licensed kennels, shops, shelters and pounds.

Article II Permitted Pets

§ 210-29 Limitation of types of pets.

§ 210-30 Violations and penalties.

Article III Vicious Dogs; Nuisances

§ 210-31 Leash and muzzle required in public places.

§ 210-32 Running at large prohibited; seizure and disposition.

§ 210-33 Dog to be restrained and controlled on private premises.

§ 210-34 Penalty for repeated violations.

§ 210-35 Attack dogs prohibited.

§ 210-36 Nuisances by dogs; liability for damages.

§ 210-37 Curbing of dogs; responsibilities of owner.

§ 210-37.1 Disposal of pet waste.

§ 210-38 Application of uniform state requirements for vicious or potentially dangerous dogs.

§ 210-38.1 Pit bull dogs presumed potentially dangerous.

§ 210-38.2 Violations and penalties.

Article IV Spaying or Neutering of Dogs and Cats

§ 210-39 Spaying or neutering required.

§ 210-40 Exceptions.

§ 210-41 Intentional or accidental breeding; seizure of litter.

§ 210-41.1 Breeding for sale or distribution.

§ 210-42 Violations and penalties.

§ 210-43 Issuance of permits.

Article V Chaining or Tethering of Animals

§ 210-44 Restraint and confinement to property.

§ 210-45 Unlawful to chain or tether animals.

§ 210-46 Violations and penalties.

Article VI Feral Cats; Feeding, Trapping and Impoundment of Strays

§ 210-47 Word usage; definitions.

§ 210-48 Feral cat colonies.

§ 210-49 Enforcement.

§ 210-50 Existing colonies; time limit for compliance.

§ 210-51 Feeding, trapping and impounding animals.