What to know about rules

What to know about rules

Hornell officials have resolved households in the metropolis will be minimal to a optimum of four dogs following what they explain as “excellent of lifetime” troubles linked to “huge collections” of canines.

Cat lovers have extended been minimal to acquiring five felines for each residence in Hornell when pet dog owners have constantly been permitted to retain as a lot of as they wished.

That’s about to transform.

On April 18, the Hornell Frequent Council unanimously accepted an ordinance limiting the amount of puppies permitted for each household to no extra than 4 above the age of four months.

City officials claimed the ordinance targets a dilemma that has developed worse in excess of the earlier few decades: unhealthy and unsafe residing ailments in residences in which the pet populace reaches double digits.