Publications

Stray Animals Act

Description

The Stray Animals Act describes the liability of an individual (the owner and last person in possession of livestock, or a person who opens but does not close a gate) for damages to personal property and expenses incurred related to the return of the livestock. The Act outlines the circumstances under which the capture and confinement of livestock are permissible. The licensing system for capture, confinement and or disposal of stray horses on protected public land or for the safety of the public or the horses is outlined in the Act. The authority of inspectors to approve the destruction and disposal of dangerous livestock or impound livestock is described in the Act as well as the conditions for release of impounded livestock, and sale of livestock.

Updated

January 1, 2010

Tags
legislation law

Title and publication information

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Queen's Printer

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Subject Information

Resource Dates

Date Created

2010-01-01

Date Added

2017-02-01T16:53:26.844521

Date Modified

2010-01-01

Date Issued

2010-01-01

Identifiers

ISBN (print)

9780779750795

Usage / Licence

Contact

Contact Name

Alberta Queen's Printer

Contact Email

qp@gov.ab.ca

Contact Other

780-427-4952