Running dog "Pasta"somewhere in the carefree owner distance. A picture often seen, right? It is worth knowing that recently such a situation could be much more for a pet owner "Expensive". All due to changes in the Code of Contraventions. One of the provisions that have been changed concerns the removal of a dog without care, that is, leaving it without a collar and a muzzle.
According to the changes that took effect on November 15, the owner of a dog posing a threat could pay up to 5,000. PLN well. In addition, he will be punished with restriction of freedom or rebuke. If the animal is not considered a threat, the fine will be 1 thousand. gold. It is worth noting that it is not just about taking the dog for a walk without a collar and muzzle, but also about situations in which the animal escapes from the premises.
Dog owners of the most dangerous breeds should be especially vigilant. These are considered, among others, pit bulls, rottweilers, American bulldogs, Argentine dogs and Caucasian shepherds.