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By Mount Vernon News
March 12, 2013 10:47 am EDT

 

MOUNT VERNON — Like all business owners, dog breeders are subject to laws and regulations. Locally, that begins with a dog kennel license issued by the Knox County Auditor. Any person or entity breeding dogs for sale or hunting is required to obtain the $80 annual license. Kennels are then subject to routine inspection by the county dog warden, but in practice most inspections take place when allegations of animal cruelty or neglect are received.

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Editor’s Note: This is the second in a series of articles about Ohio Senate Bill 130, a new law governing high-volume dog breeders, and its implications for the State and for Knox County.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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