107.1 The Bull linkKFIZ News AM 1450 on Facebook
Listen Live to KFIZ.1 FM
KFIZ Closings and Cancellations in the Fond du Lac, WI area.  Sponsored by Airtech Heating and Cooling
Touchstone Living Centers
Korneli Wisconsin
KFIZ South Valley Weather Updates
KFIZ social network facebook and Twitter feeds

Newsletter Sign-Up

Captcha Image

Wisconsin Farm Report with Pam Jahnke   Fond du Lac Credit Union
Advertise with KFIZ.1 FM
Edward Jones   Jerry Schneider Band Polka Show 9:00 AM - Noon Saturdays on KFIZ

FDL City Council Considers Exemption To Dog Licensing Requirement


The Fond du Lac City Council will be asked to amend a city ordinance tonight that would allow an exemption for a requirement to get a dog license in the City. City Attorney Deb Hoffmann tells us dog owners are required to have their dogs vaccinated for rabies before they can get them licensed, but a state statute allows an exemption if the shot could harm or kill a dog that already has a medical condition. She says, “If he provides a written exemption from his veterinarian and the vet says basically if you give this vaccination it could you know kill the dog or make the dog ill then you can get an exemption.” The exemption does not apply to dogs that have a history of being aggressive or of biting people. Hoffmann also says the exemption is only good for one year. She says, “It is only good for a year so if the dog’s condition improves then the next year when they renew their dog license they will need to get the vaccination.” The Council will also be considering approving construction for seven different street projects. The Council meets at 6 p.m. at the City-County Government Center.

Comments 0

Please remember a few rules before posting comments:

  • If you don't want people to see your email address, simply type in the URL of your favorite website or leave the field empty.
  • Try to be civil to your fellow readers.
  • Stay on topic. We want to hear your opinions and thoughts, but please only comment about the specified topic in article.

Post a Comment
Required *

- +


Captcha Image
KFIZ Phone: 920-921-1071
All content © 2012 Mountain Dog Media, USA
Web Design and Development by Wyld_Desyns LLC - "Take Your Business to the Next Level!