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Yadkin County Animal Ordinances
North Carolina has laws to protect animals. If you have a concern that an animal is being mistreated or neglected, report it immediately by contacting the Yadkin County Sheriff's Department at (336) 679-4217.

Yadkin County currently has two ordinances that pertain to animals:

Exotic Animal Ordinance
Dangerous & Potentially-Dangerous Dog Housing Ordinance

All North Carolina General Statutes apply, here are a few links for statutes that relate to animals:

Chapter 19A: Protection of Animals
        Subchapter 52J: Record Keeping and Licensing
Chapter 130A: Public Health, Communicable Disease, Rabies
Chapter 68 Article 3: Livestock Law
Chapter 67: Dogs

Article 47: Cruelty to Animals