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ANIMALS

Abandoned, Minn. Statutes 2005 343.20, 2005 346.37, 2005 514.93

Agricultural commodities, animals defined as, Minn. Statutes 2005 17.53

Agricultural resources, animals defined as, Minn. Statutes 2005 41A.02

Aircraft, in-flight killing or attempting to kill, Minn. Statutes 2005 360.075

Animal control officers, Minn. Statutes 2005 17.986, 2005 343.20, 2005 343.21, 2005 343.29

Animal fights, Minn. Statutes 2005 343.31

Animal Health Board, see ANIMAL HEALTH BOARD

Animal waste, see MANURE

Animal-drawn vehicles, see under SLOW-MOVING VEHICLES

Breeding, see BREEDING

Carcasses or pelts, see CARCASSES

Care

Defined as rural agricultural business, Minn. Statutes 2005 160.292

Specific service signs, Minn. Statutes 2005 160.292 to 2005 160.296

Cattle, see CATTLE

Contagious or infectious diseases, see ANIMAL DISEASES

Control, ordinances

Counties, Minn. Statutes 2005 145A.05

Forms, Minn. Statutes 2005 368.01

Statutory cities, Minn. Statutes 2005 412.221

Cruelty to, see CRUELTY TO ANIMALS

Dangerous animals, failure to control

Culpable negligence, 2d degree manslaughter, Minn. Statutes 2005 609.205, 2005 609.2665

Defenses, violations generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.95

Definitions

Agricultural and Economic Development Board, Minn. Statutes 2005 41A.02

Agricultural Commodities Promotion Act, Minn. Statutes 2005 17.53

Animal health law, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.821

Commercial Code, Minn. Statutes 2005 336.2-105, 2005 336.2A-103

Cruelty to animals, prevention of, Minn. Statutes 2005 343.20

Exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2005 156.001

Fertilizer, Soil Amendment, and Plant Amendment Law, Minn. Statutes 2005 18C.005

Food Law, Minn. Statutes 2005 31.01

Genetically engineered organisms, Minn. Statutes 2005 18F.02, 2005 116C.91

Harmful exotic species, Minn. Statutes 2005 84D.01

Meat and Poultry Inspection Act, Minn. Statutes 2005 31A.02

Pesticide control, Minn. Statutes 2005 18B.01

Slaughter house law, Minn. Statutes 2005 31.51

Traffic regulations, Minn. Statutes 2005 169.01

Veterinary medicine, Minn. Statutes 2005 156.001

Destructive or nuisance animals, see Vicious animals under this topic

Diseased animals

Livestock, see Diseased animals under LIVESTOCK

Orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.93

Running at large, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.82

Sale or barter, influencing, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.701

Violations and penalties, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.701, 2005 35.82, 2005 35.93, 2005 35.96

Diseased, tainted, or decayed animal matter

Boards of health, duties delegated to, Minn. Statutes 2005 145A.07

Manufacture of commercial products, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2005 144.12

Diseases, see ANIMAL DISEASES

Distraint, see Damage by under LIVESTOCK

Domestic animals, see DOMESTIC ANIMALS

Environment, animals defined as, Minn. Statutes 2005 18B.01, 2005 18C.005

Estrays, see ESTRAYS

Feed, see FEED

Feedlots, see ANIMAL FEEDLOTS

Fines, violations, generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.95

Fur, see FURS

Herded animals, defined as traffic, Minn. Statutes 2005 169.01

Hides and skins, see ANIMAL HIDES AND SKINS

Importation, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.15, 2005 35.16

Impounding, see POUNDS (ANIMAL CONTROL)

Inspection, importation rules, violation, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.16

Investigations, diseased animals, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.93

Killing of, from aircraft, Minn. Statutes 2005 360.075

Liability, research animals, authorized release, Minn. Statutes 2005 346.56

Licenses

Control, county board, Minn. Statutes 2005 145A.05

Research animals, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.71

Livestock theft (rustling), Minn. Statutes 2005 609.551

Livestock, see LIVESTOCK

Missing persons' property, sale, court orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 576.12

Native species, defined, Minn. Statutes 2005 84D.01

Orders

Diseased animals, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.93

Violations, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.91

Organisms

Animals defined as, Minn. Statutes 2005 18B.01, 2005 18C.005, 2005 18F.02, 2005 116C.91

Aquatic organisms, permits to harvest or destroy, Minn. Statutes 2005 103G.615

Research organisms, damage or destruction, liability, Minn. Statutes 2005 604.13

Owners

Payments by, inspections, imported animals, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.16

Practice of veterinary medicine, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2005 156.12

Pets, see PETS

Pounds, see POUNDS (ANIMAL CONTROL)

Public transit, without operator's consent, Minn. Statutes 2005 609.855

Quarantine, definitions, Minn. Statutes 2005 18G.16, 2005 18H.02

Railroad tracks, trespass on, Minn. Statutes 2005 609.85

Refuse, diseased matter, boards of health, Minn. Statutes 2005 145A.07

Regulated animals, possession, Minn. Statutes 2005 346.155

Releasing, unauthorized, criminal penalties, Minn. Statutes 2005 609.552

Repelling devices, fireworks, use, Minn. Statutes 2005 624.23

Research animals

Damage or destruction, liability, Minn. Statutes 2005 604.13

Dealers, Minn. Statutes 2005 346.36 to 2005 346.42, 2005 346.44

Impounded animals, use for research, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.71

Licenses to use, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.71

Sales and use taxes, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2005 297A.69

Unauthorized release, Minn. Statutes 2005 346.56, 2005 609.552

Veterinary medicine, Minn. Statutes 2005 156.12

Violations, Minn. Statutes 2005 347.39, 2005 604.13, 2005 609.552

Ridden animals, traffic regulations, Minn. Statutes 2005 169.01, 2005 169.03

Rodents

Care, veterinarians and commercial facilities, Minn. Statutes 2005 346.41

Pests, see PESTS

Sales

Diseased animals, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.701, 2005 35.93

Missing persons' property, Minn. Statutes 2005 576.12

Service animals, see SERVICE ANIMALS

Sexual intercourse with, Minn. Statutes 2005 609.294

Shelters, see ANIMAL SHELTERS

Sites, animals defined as, Minn. Statutes 2005 18C.005

Slaughter, see ANIMAL, POULTRY, AND RABBIT SLAUGHTERING

Stockyards, see STOCKYARDS

Stray animals, see ESTRAYS

Theft, rustling, livestock, Minn. Statutes 2005 609.551

Traffic regulations, Minn. Statutes 2005 169.03

Transportation, diseased animals, violations, orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.93

Trespass, railroad tracks, Minn. Statutes 2005 609.85

Unborn young of animals

Defined as goods, Minn. Statutes 2005 336.2-105, 2005 336.2A-103

Leases, identification of goods, Minn. Statutes 2005 336.2A-217

Sales, insurable interest, Minn. Statutes 2005 336.2-501

Veterinary insurance, see VETERINARY INSURANCE

Vicious animals

Destruction, Minn. Statutes 2005 609.205, 2005 609.227

Dogs, see Dangerous dogs under DOGS

Violations and penalties

2d degree manslaughter, Minn. Statutes 2005 609.205

Diseased animals, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.701, 2005 35.82, 2005 35.93, 2005 35.96

Generally, fines, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.95

Importation, rules violations, inspections, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.16

Manslaughter of an unborn child, Minn. Statutes 2005 609.2665

Orders violations, generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.91

Railroad tracks, Minn. Statutes 2005 609.85

Recovery of penalties, costs and disbursements, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.95

Research animals, Minn. Statutes 2005 347.39, 2005 604.13, 2005 609.552

Rulemaking violations, generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 35.91

Unauthorized release, Minn. Statutes 2005 609.552

Waste, see MANURE

Wild animals, see WILD ANIMALS