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I live in Scottsdale Arizona. I own 8 pets but have no idea and cannot find the pet limit law! Help.

Sharon HelmsSharon Helms Bull ValleyPosts: 1Member
I was just wondering what the pet limit laws are in my state, city, or county. If anyone knows that would be most helpful.

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  • Karen VigilKaren Vigil RenoPosts: 1,251Member
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    I don't know but if you call your local Animal Control they can tell you. You can do it discretely and not let on how many pets you have. You don't mention how many of "each" type of pet you have, that can make a difference, they may allow 3 dogs and 3 cats and most States don't have a limit on birds or rodents but your best bet is to ask. I believe your Animal Control is Maricopa County.
  • Karen MordenKaren Morden Port HuronPosts: 1,174Member
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    As Makia said I would call from an unlisted or blocked number and not mention where you live currently. It is just easier to do that then to have someone show up at your door and stressing you out.Find out and then work on what you need to do. Most counties are only concerned about the dogs you have. Good Luck
  • Chris & Brian CrawfordChris & Brian Crawford Posts: 1,879Member
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    Maricopa County does not limit the number of pets you can keep, as long as they are well-cared for and have proper food, water and shelter. They also must be vaccinated and licensed. Somtimes, the statutes for the city vary from the statutes for the county, so I would see whether Scottsdale has its own rules in regards to the number of pets, or whether the county laws apply to you. Here's the contact info for Maricopa County Animal Control - http://www.maricopa.gov/Pets/AboutUs/
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