Animal Abandonment/Displacement Form
[L 2016, c 165, §2] [§143-2.6] Animal desertion. It shall be unlawful for the owner of any animal or any person in possession of an animal that belongs to another person to leave the animal without the intention of returning to it. Any person who violates this section shall be guilty of a petty misdemeanor. [L 1992, c 223, §1] Harming the cat’s in any way is considered cruelty to animals a harsher punishable offense.