172-115-010 - Definitions

172-115-010. Definitions

(1) "Owner" means any person having control, custody, or possession of a pet.

(2) "Pet" includes all nonhuman mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians. Pet does not include service or working animals.

(3) "Service animal" means an animal that is trained for the purpose of assisting or accommodating a person's sensory, mental, or physical disability, as defined by applicable state and/or federal laws.

(4) "University property" means property that the university owns, operates, leases, rents, or otherwise controls.

(5) "Working animal" means an animal that is trained for specific tasks and under the control of police, security or emergency personnel, or of a university employee. Examples of working animals include, but are not limited to, patrol, rescue, or sentry dogs.

(Adopted by WSR 14-24-041, Filed 11/24/2014, effective 12/25/2014)

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