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County of DURHAM, NORTH CAROLINA

Sec. 4-62. General care; prohibited acts.

(10)   Unless otherwise permitted by law, giving away or offering any animal as a prize, premium or advertising device for or as an inducement to enter any contest, game or other competition involving skill or chance, or auctioning, raffling or otherwise offering as a prize or premium any animal for fundraising or charitable purposes.

 

County of BUNCOMBE, NORTH CAROLINA

Chapter 6

Section 6-58 Animal Care

(k) It shall be unlawful for any person to give away any live animal, fish, reptile, or bird as a prize or as an inducement to enter any contest, game, or other competition; as an inducement to enter a place of amusement; offer such vertebrate as an incentive to enter into any business agreement whereby the offer was for the purpose of attracting trade; or sell chances, coupons, or tickets to be redeemed for any live animal, bird, or fish, or to offer animals for sale or gift at flea markets.  Adopted Nov 4, 2003

County of BRUNSWICK,  NORTH CAROLINA

 

Article 3 Animal Cruelty

Section 3 General Care and Prohibited Acts

(k) Animals Given Away As Prizes.  No live animal shall be given away, raffled or offered as a prize, premium or advertising device for, or an inducement to enter, any contest, game or other competition involving skill or chance.

 

County of GUILFORD, NORTH CAROLINA

Section 5-12 Cruel Treatment Prohibited

(e) Baby animals, novelties and fowl. It shall be unlawful for any person to sell or offer for sale, barter or give away baby chickens, baby ducklings or fowl under six weeks of age as pets, toys, premiums or novelties; provided, however, that this section shall not be construed to prohibit the sale or display of such baby chickens, ducklings or other fowl or such rabbits in proper facilities with adequate food, water, and shelter by breeders or stores engaged in the business of selling the animals for the purposes other than pets or novelties. (1)   It shall be unlawful to color, dye, stain or otherwise change the natural color of baby chickens or fowl or rabbits. (2) No person shall give away any live animal, fish, reptile, or bird as a prize for, or as an inducement to enter any contest, game, or other competition, or as an inducement to enter a place of amusement, or offer such vertebrate as an incentive to enter into any business agreement whereby the offer was for the purpose of attracting trade, or sell chances, coupons, or tickets to be redeemed for any live animal, bird or fish.

County of ROCKINGHAM, North Carolina

Section I-12 e (2) No person shall give away any live animal, fish, reptile, or bird as a prize for, or as an inducement to enter any contest, game, or other competition, or as an inducement to enter a place in amusement, or offer such vertebrate as an incentive to enter into any business agreement whereby the offer was for the purpose of attracting trade, or sell chances, coupons, or tickets to be redeemed for any live< animal, bird or fish.

County of BLADEN, NORTH CAROLINA

 

Sec. 1-26. Animals given away as prizes.

No live animal shall be given away, raffled or offered as a prize, premium or advertising device for, or as an inducement to enter any contest, game or other competition involving skill or chance.

 

Town of Chapel Hill NC

Sec. 4-8. Prohibited acts. It shall be unlawful for any person within the town to do any of the following: (2)Sale or gift of animals.
To sell, give or cause to be sold or given any dog, cat or other animal within any area zoned by the town for business. This subsection shall not apply to any business licensed by the town or State of North Carolina for such purposes.

 

Town of Holly Springs NC

Section 12-65 Cruelty to Animals

c   Prohibited Acts

10. Unless otherwise permitted, giving away or offering any animal as a prize, premium or advertising device for or as an inducement to enter any contest, game or other competition involving skill or chance.

May 16, 2006

 

Town of Smithfield NC

Section 4-67 Animal Abuse Prohibited

(10) Unless otherwise permitted by law, giving away or offering any animal as a prize, premium or advertising device for or as an inducement to enter any contest, game or other competition involving skill or chance.

January 2006

 

City of Black Mountain

 

(k) It shall be unlawful for any person to give away any live animal, fish, reptile, or bird as a prize or as an inducement to enter any contest, game, or other competition; as an inducement to enter a place of amusement; offer such vertebrate as an incentive to enter into any business agreement whereby the offer was for the purpose of attracting trade; or sell chances, coupons, or tickets to be redeemed for any live animal, bird or fish, or to offer animals for sale or gift at flea markets.

 

June 2007