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Dubach puts leash on loose animals

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“If they have tags or collars, then we call the owner and tell them the animal has been picked up and they have three days to retrieve it from the pound.”

According to the ordinance, animals that are not on their owners’ property must be wearing a leash. Rogers said residents will be given 30 days to prepare before the ordinance goes into effect.

Rogers said nobody had shown up at a meeting or called to oppose the ordinance.

However, she said she had received several complaints in the last week from residents regarding problems with stray dogs.

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