Chicago suburb Aurora adopts law limiting how long dogs can bark

Chicago suburb Aurora adopts law limiting how long dogs can bark

This metropolis has gone barking mad!

Aurora, Unwell., which is close to Chicago, just lately adopted a legislation that not solely curbs the variety of pets stored by residents — but additionally limits noises the animals could make exterior.

Below the brand new guidelines, Aurorians can personal not more than 4 “companion” or cattle per dwelling and solely as much as two of the identical species, based on WMAQ-TV.

A “companion animal” is reportedly outlined as “a canine, cat, ferret, rabbit, guinea pig, or hamster.”

Homeowners who had greater than 4 pets earlier than the ordinance can be exempt beneath a grandfather clause, the station mentioned.

Canine house owners can even now be fined if their pup makes “extreme noise” throughout sure instances of the day, based on a revised animal management ordinance.

Homeowners who had greater than 4 pets earlier than the ordinance can be exempt beneath a grandfather clause, the station mentioned.Denver Submit through Getty Pictures

Animals are prohibited from making “extreme noise” for over 15 consecutive minutes from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. the primary day, and greater than 10 minutes from 10:01 p.m. to six:59 p.m. the following day, the report mentioned.

Complaints might be corroborated by recordings or a number of witnesses.

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