Sec. 7-49. Amount of tax.
The following license tax shall be the only license tax on dogs in the city:
(a) Fertile females, one (1) year old or older $10.00
Females less than one (1) year old and infertile or spayed females 5.00
Fertile males, one (1) year old or older 10.00
Males less than one (1) year old and infertile or neutered males 5.00
Any person who applies for a license tag for a neutered or infertile dog shall present at the time of application certification from a licensed veterinarian attesting to the neutering or infertility of the dog. If such certification is not so presented, the dog shall be taxed the fee levied on fertile dogs.
(b) Kennel for twenty (20) dogs or less $25.00
(c) Kennel for twenty-one (21) dogs or more 35.00
(d) No license tax shall be levied on any dog that is trained and serves as a guide dog for a blind person or is trained and serves as a hearing dog for a deaf or hearing impaired person.
(e) All revenues collected by the city collector from the sale of license tags shall be deposited in the city's general fund. (Code 1959, § 4-47; Ord. of 8-14-79; Ord. No. O-87-083, § 1, 5-12-87; O-13-092, 08-13-13)