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17 Pa. Code § 21.121. Pets.

§ 21.121. Pets.

 (a)  An owner, keeper or handler of a pet may have the pet in a State forest only under the following conditions:

   (1)  It is attended and under control of an individual.

   (2)  It does not behave in a manner that may reasonably be expected to disturb or intimidate another person.

   (3)  It does not behave in a manner that may cause damage to property or resources.

 (b)  This section applies to State forest land other than picnic areas.


   The provisions of this §  21.121 issued under sections 302, 313 and 502 of the Conservation and Natural Resources Act (71 P. S. § §  1340.302, 1340.313 and 1340.502); and the Crimes Code, 18 Pa.C.S. § §  7505 and 7506.


   The provisions of this §  21.121 adopted September 4, 2015, effective September 5, 2015, 45 Pa.B. 5493.

Cross References

   This section cited in 17 Pa. Code §  21.123 (relating to violation of rules regarding conduct in State forests).

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