Chapter 9.20
ANIMALS, CRIMES RELATING TO

Sections:

9.20.100    Crimes relating to animals – Adopted by reference.

9.20.200    Injury to animals.

9.20.300    Wounding or trapping of an animal.

9.20.100 Crimes relating to animals – Adopted by reference.

The following sections of RCW Title 9, as now in effect, and as may subsequently be amended, are adopted by reference to establish crimes relating to animals under the Burien criminal code:

RCW

9.08.020    Diseased animals.

9.08.030    False certificate of registration of animals – False representation as to breed.

9.08.070    Dogs – Taking, concealing, injuring, killing, etc. – Penalty.

[Ord. 63 § 54, 1993]

9.20.200 Injury to animals.

Any person who willfully and without authority in law kills, maims or disfigures an animal belonging to another, or exposes any poisons or noxious substance with intent that it should be taken by such animal, is guilty of a misdemeanor. [Ord. 63 § 83, 1993]

9.20.300 Wounding or trapping of an animal.

Any person who wilfully and without authority in law kills, wounds or traps an animal or bird, or removes or destroys the young of any such animal or the egg of any such bird is guilty of a misdemeanor. [Ord. 63 § 84, 1993]