(A) No person shall present for exhibition or exhibit an animal which he knows or has reason to suspect is infected with or has been exposed to a contagious or infectious disease or residue.
(B) The owner or bailee of an animal with symptoms of an infectious or contagious disease shall immediately remove the animal from the exhibition premises when directed by an exhibition official, the approved veterinarian, or the department .
(C) Each person who presents an animal for exhibition or exhibits an animal shall present any certificate of veterinary inspection, registration certificates, vaccination certificate, and other documents to exhibition officials, the approved veterinarian, or the department upon request.
(D) Each person who presents an animal for exhibition or exhibits an animal for which a certificate of veterinary inspection is required by the rules of this Chapter shall forward a copy of the certificate of veterinary inspection to the department .
(E) Failure to comply with the rules of this chapter may result in the department taking action pursuant to section 941.10 of the Revised Code or issuing a quarantine order until such time that the violation has been remedied.
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 4/4/2018 and 06/21/2023
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 941.10, 941.03, 901.72
Rule Amplifies: 941.02, 941.09, 941.07, 941.041
Prior Effective Dates: 3/12/1990, 1/30/1991, 2/26/1996, 12/1/2011