strength of facilities for housing pet animals shall be sound, in good repair
to prevent injuries, contain the animal, and prevent the entrance of other
(2) Electric power and a
potable water supply shall be available. Lighting, artificial and natural,
shall be of good quality and well distributed.
(3) Isolation -- Facilities must be available
for the isolation and treatment of pet animals suspected of harboring
-- Facilities shall be provided for the storage of equipment and to protect
food and bedding against vermin infestation and contamination.
(5) Waste Disposal: Provision for the removal
and disposal of excreta, bedding, dead animals, shall be made. Disposal
facilities shall be constructed and operated in such manner as to minimize
disease hazards, offensive odors, and vermin infestation.
(6) Facilities for wash rooms: Basins and
sinks shall be provided for cleanliness of caretakers, and sanitization of
Provisions and facilities for adequate ventilation to insure the exhausting of
stale air, excess humidity, and kennel odors, shall be made and maintained.
Temperatures of 70 degrees to 75 degrees F. are recommended within practical