Florida Statutes Title XXIII. Motor Vehicles § 316.0825. Vehicle approaching an animal

Every person operating a motor vehicle shall use reasonable care when approaching or passing a person who is riding or leading an animal upon a roadway or the shoulder thereof, and shall not intentionally startle or injure such an animal.  A violation of this section is a noncriminal traffic infraction, punishable as a moving violation as provided in chapter 318.


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