Animals and Animal Husbandry

Rodeo Animals and Livestock

SECTION 4-20-3

§ 4-20-3. Presence of veterinarian required.

No person, firm, corporation, or association shall conduct or promote any rodeo without requiring the presence of a veterinarian licensed to practice in Rhode Island during the time that this event is taking place. The veterinarian employed shall be one who has had experience in the treatment of large animal life for a period of not less than two (2) years. All expenses incurred for the presence of and services rendered by the veterinarian employed shall be the responsibility of the promoter of the event.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1988, ch. 661, § 1; P.L. 1989, ch. 245, § 1.)