Gadsden, AL asked in Animal / Dog Law for Alabama

Q: How long can a stray dog stay on your property before you can find a home for it?

Found ad posted but no one ever came looking for it.

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Brian Lehman
Brian Lehman

A: I think your best resource on answer any questions you have will be a local humane society for animals such as this one:

This article provided some good information too:

Here is the link to Gadsden's Animal Control Department:

Finally, here are the statutes that apply in Gadsden:

Note that dogs and cats are regulated by Chapter 4.

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