2020 Georgia Code
Title 4 - Animals

Cross references.

- Criminal penalty for livestock theft, § 16-8-20.

Criminal penalty for removal of collars or identifying items or marks on animals, § 16-9-71.

Cruelty to animals, § 16-12-4.

Protection of endangered species of wildlife, § 27-3-130 et seq.

Regulation of importation, sale, etc., of animals and birds to be kept as pets, § 31-12-9.

Control of rabies, T. 31, C. 19.

Veterinarians and registered animal technicians generally, T. 43, C. 50.

Liability of owner or keeper of vicious or dangerous animal for injuries caused by animal, § 51-2-7.

Law reviews.

- For note, "Feeling the Heat: The Endangered Species Act and Climate Change," see 36 Ga. St. U.L. Rev. 437 (2020).


The duties of the Commissioner of Agriculture are not all included in Title 4 and may be found in Titles 2, 10, 26, 43, and others. 1958-59 Op. Att'y Gen. p. 4.

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