BYLAW NO.  2014 – 02

Prohibited Animals

The following is a list of animals the keeping of which is prohibited within the Town of Rocanville:

(a) All Arachnids dangerous to humans (such as scorpions and tarantulas, except tarantulas of the genera Aphonopelma, Avicularia, and Grammostola);

(b) All Artiodactylus Ungulates (such as goats, sheep, cattle, pigs and llamas);

(c) All Bats;

(d) Canids of the following breeds or mixed breeds: Rottweiller, Pit Bull, Doberman Pinscher;

(e) All Cocodilians (such as alligators, crocodiles and caimans);

(f) All Edentates (such as anteaters, sloths, and armadillos);

(g) All Elephants;

(h) All Felids, except the domestic cat;

(i) All Hyenas;

(j) All Marsupials (such as kangaroos and opossums);

(k) All Mustelids (such as skunks, weasels, otters, and badgers) except the domestic ferret;

(l) All non-human Primates (such as gorillas and monkeys);

(m) All Perissodactylus Ungulates (such as horses, donkeys, mules and asses);

(n) All Pinnipeds (such as seals, fur seals and walruses);

(o) All Procyonids (such as raccoons, coatis and cacomistles);

(p) All Raptors, diurnal and nocturnal (such as eagles, hawks and owls);

(q) All Ratite Birds (such as ostriches, rheas, and cassowaries);

(r) All Galliformes (such as chickens, turkeys, grouse, quails and pheasants);

(s) All Anseriformes (such as ducks and geese);

(t) All snakes of the families Pythonidae and Boidae;

(u) All Ursids (bears);

(v) All venomous Reptiles and Amphibians;

(w) All Viverrids (such as mongooses, civets and genets).

Examples of animals of a particular prohibited group are given in parentheses. They are examples only and shall not be construed as limiting the generality of the group.