Alaska Statutes Title 3. Agriculture, Animals, and Food § 03.30.020. Duty to keep barbed wire fences in repair

A person having a barbed wire fence shall keep it in good repair.  When a domesticated animal is killed or injured by coming in contact with a barbed wire fence that is not at the time of injury kept in substantial compliance with this section and AS 03.30.030 , the owner of the animal may recover from the owner of the fence a sum equal to the amount of damages sustained in the killing or injury to the animal.


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