Animal Control Ordinance

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The Animal Control Ordinance Presentation below outlines changes proposed to the ordinance. The "redline version" of the animal ordinance PDF document is available that shows all changes proposed: Animal Control Ordinance

Although the most recent input opportunity has ended, anyone with questions or comments should contact the Community Engagement Office by email at so your input can be captured for consideration.

This web page will be updated with timelines for City Council consideration and actions related to this ordinance. You can also subscribe to notifications for both the meetings of City Council, the Animal Care Task Force, and the Animal Service Center of the Mesilla Valley by going to the City’s home page and selecting the Notify Me button mid-way down the page. You will be asked to provide your email address and then your selections for notifications.

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