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13.10.040 Sale and Display of Artificially Colored Fowl and Rabbits and Certain Fowls as Pets.

A.  It is unlawful for any person to sell, offer for sale, keep, or display for the purpose of sale or advertising, or otherwise, any chicks or rabbits under two months of age which have been artificially colored or dyed.
B.  It is unlawful for any person to advertise, display, sell, or offer for sale, barter or otherwise deliver to the public as pets or novelties, any live chicks, ducklings, goslings, poults, or other fowl under two months of age.  The provisions of this Subsection shall not be construed as prohibiting the advertising, display or sale of any such chicks, ducklings, goslings, poults, or other fowl, for commercial purposes.  The sale of any of the above fowl as pets or novelties shall not be considered a commercial purpose under this Subsection.