15.01.11.01

.01 Purpose.

The purpose of this chapter is to set forth minimum standards of care for the following animal shelters that keep dogs and cats:

A. A shelter that is owned by a county or municipality;

B. A shelter that a county or municipality contracts with for animal control services; or

C. A shelter that has received a grant from the Maryland Spay and Neuter Grants Program during the previous year.