Dogwood Ridge Homeowner's Association

Apex, North Carolina 27502

This site is a source of communication from the HOA to all of the residents in Dogwood Ridge subdivision.  Apex, North Caroline

New Town of Apex Laws

Pet Owners
The Town of Apex has recently enacted a few new animal laws.

The laws are as follows:

a) Any person owning, harboring, walking, in possession of or in charge of a dog which defecates on public property, public park property, public right-of-way or any private property without the permission of the private property owner, shall remove all feces immediately after it is deposited by the dogAll feces removed in accordance with this section shall be placed in a suitable bag or other container that closes and disposed of in a lawful manner.

(b) Any person, while harboring, walking, in possession of or in charge of a dog on public property, public park property, public right-of-way or any private property without the permission of the private property owner, shall have in his or her possession a bag or other container that closes, which is suitable for removing feces deposited by the dog.

(c) The provisions of this section shall not apply to blind persons using dogs as guides.