Any person who owns, keeps, or harbors a dog, or who owns or operates a kennel, subject
to registration under the provisions of this article, and who fails, refuses, or neglects
to register such dog or kennel, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction
thereof, shall be fined not less than twenty-five nor more than one hundred dollars.
Any person who shall alter, or forge any certificate or tag, provided for in this
article, or display, present, or utter such certificate as valid with knowledge that
it has been altered or forged, or who knowingly causes or permits any dog owned, kept
or harbored by him to wear any fictitious, altered, or invalid registration tag in
place of a valid tag as required under the provisions of this article, shall be guilty
of a misdemeanor, and upon conviction thereof, shall be punished by imprisonment in
the county jail for not more than thirty days or by a fine of not less than one hundred
dollars nor more than five hundred dollars, or by both such fine and imprisonment.
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