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Animals Under Direct Control

  • No owner of any animal shall permit such animal to run large on any property not his own.
  • Owner shall have animal securely leashed or under "Direct Control" at all times.
  • Direct Control means the animal will come, sit and stay on command from the owner.
  • Direct Control is part of Columbus City Code 2327.11, and violation of this code is a 3rd degree misdemeanor.