Animal Control

Mount Airy Town Code Section 43-1 that pertains to “Animals” states

A. 

The animal control laws applicable within Frederick County, as amended from time to time, are hereby adopted by reference as governing the conduct of pets and animals within the corporate limits of the Town of Mount Airy which are located within Frederick County, and all citizens of the municipality within Frederick County will abide by said animal control laws and any amendments thereto.

B. 

The animal control laws applicable within Carroll County, as amended from time to time, are hereby adopted by reference as governing the conduct of pets and animals within the corporate limits of the Town of Mount Airy which are located within Carroll County, and all citizens of the municipality within Carroll County will abide by said animal control laws and any amendments thereto.

§ 43-2 Enforcement.

A. 

The Commissioners of Frederick County, or their successors, are through their designated agent or government department hereby empowered and designated by the Town of Mount Airy to enforce its laws within the corporate limits of the Town of Mount Airy which are located within Frederick County.
B. 

The Board of Commissioners of Carroll County, or their successors, are through their designated agent or government department hereby empowered and designated by the Town of Mount Airy to enforce its laws within the corporate limits of the Town of Mount Airy which are located within Carroll County.

Links for both Carroll and Frederick County Animal Control:

CARROLL COUNTY – http://www.carr.org/humane/laws.htm

FREDERICK COUNTY – http://www.frederickcountymd.gov/index.aspx?nid=15