Section 17006. (Added by Stats. 1998, Ch. 752, Sec. 11.)
Cite as: Cal. Food & Agric. Code §17006.
Animals that are irremediably suffering from a serious illness or severe injury shall not be held for owner redemption or adoption. Newborn animals that need maternal care and have been impounded without their mothers may be euthanized without being held for owner redemption or adoption.