Mt. Vernon wrestling with animal ordinance | News
Mt. Vernon continues to discuss a proposed animal control license. The proposal would have limited the number of pets per household to four but residents spoke up at last week’s city council meeting, voicing their concerns.
Some say the ordinance would adversely impact those who provide ‘foster homes’ for rescued animals and others who have more pets but have no trouble taking care of them.
While it's not likely any limits will be placed in light of committee discussion, current city rules and regulations regarding animals are being examined.
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