The Ottumwa Courier

October 23, 2013

Des Moines suburb moves toward limiting pets

Ottumwa Courier

---- — PLEASANT HILL, Iowa (AP) — The Pleasant Hill City Council is moving toward limiting the number of pets residents can have at one time.

The Des Moines Register says ( ) the proposal approved at its first reading Tuesday would put the maximum at four cats or dogs or a combination. The ordinance requires three readings and approvals before taking effect.

City Manager Don Sandor says a provision that will be added in the second reading would exempt foster animals from the limit.

Properties zoned agricultural in the Des Moines suburb wouldn't be subject to the limit.


Information from: The Des Moines Register,