Passaic County New Jersey

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Feeding Wildlife

Animal Control


Feeding of wildlife and feral cats prohibited.

For the protection of the health and welfare of the citizens, it shall be unlawful to feed or bait wildlife including but not limited to bears, deer, feral cats not covered in this chapter, Canada Geese, wild turkeys, pigeons or waterfowl or other non-domesticated animals in any manner within the Township. This article does not prohibit baiting and the legal taking of fish or game, the feeding of confined wildlife or farm animals that are displayed at petting zoos, parks, rehabilitation centers, zoos or unconfined wildlife at environmental education centers, or TNVM cat colonies that comply with the provisions of this article. (Ord. No. 7-2015)