SAVANNAH, GA – (June 22, 2015) – The City of Savannah has proposed changes to the Animal Control Ordinance.  The Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Animal Control unit made recommendations at a city workshop on June 11.   The revision is necessary to bring the city’s ordinance in line with some new state laws, as well as to increase public safety and welfare.

You can view the Animal Control Ordinance Revisions yourself.  This “strike through” version is posted to illustrate the existing language along with the proposed new language to the existing Animal Control Ordinance.

The purpose of posting this document is to provide public notice of the proposed changes.  You can leave comments by clicking on the “comments” button below.