[Adopted 8-25-2011 by Ord. No. 16-2011]
From May 1 to October 1, inclusive, of each year, it shall be unlawful for any person to allow any domestic animals [any of various animals (dogs, cats, horses, etc.) domesticated by man so as to live and breed in a tame condition] to swim in or otherwise enter into any of the water of the Egg Harbor City Lake or any of the waters of any of the streams or tributaries thereof that supply water to or otherwise feed the Egg Harbor City lake. The prohibition set forth herein shall apply without regard to whether or not the subject waters are adjacent to a beach that is protected by lifeguards.
Any person violating the provisions of this article, upon conviction thereof, shall be punished by a fine not exceeding $1,250 or imprisonment in the county jail for a term not to exceed 90 days, or both. In the event that more than one animal is involved in any alleged violation of this article, it shall be considered a separate offense and violation of this article per each animal so involved.