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It is unlawful for the owner or custodian of any dog to cause, permit, or allow such dog to roam, run, stray or be away from the premises of its owner or custodian or to be on any public place or any public property unless the dog is under control, PROVIDED, HOWEVER, that this section does not apply to dogs directly supervised by their owners while using designated off leash areas on county park property. Any dog found roaming, running, straying or being away from such premises and not under control is declared to be a public nuisance and may be seized and impounded subject to redemption in the manner provided by chapter 9.12 SCC. (Amended by § 22 of Res. adopted July 10, 1978; Amended by Ord. 96-052 § 6, July 10, 1996, Eff date July 25, 1996; Amended by Amended Ord. 10-070, Sept. 8, 2010, Eff date Sept. 19, 2010).