Except as otherwise provided in this section, live animals, including birds and
turtles, are not allowed on the premises of a food establishment or on adjacent
areas under the control of the permit holder for the operation of the food
establishment. Edible fish or decorative fish in aquariums, shellfish or
crustacea on ice or under refrigeration, and shellfish and crustacea in a
display tank may be present on the premises of a food establishment if food,
equipment, utensils, linens or unwrapped articles designed for a single service
or a single use are not contaminated.
2. Dogs accompanying security or police
officers are permitted in offices, storage areas and dining areas. Sentry dogs
may be permitted to run loose in outside fenced areas for security reasons.
Service animals accompanying persons with a visual, aural or physical
disability , or trainers who are training service animals, are permitted in
dining or sales areas.
animals are not allowed in shopping carts or on the benches, seats or tables of
a food establishment.
handlers must not care for or handle any pets while on duty.
5. Live or dead fish bait must be stored
separately from food or food products in retail stores.
6. Therapy and comfort animals are not
allowed in food establishments.
Nev. Admin. Code § 446.625
Bd. of Health, Food
Establishments Reg. Art. 16 § 16.2 subsecs. 16.2.10 & 16.2.11, eff.
9-17-82-NAC A 10-14-88; 5-23-96; R069-10,