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Are dogs allowed on the beach?

Per Chapter 77-4N (1) and (2) – No person shall ride, walk or otherwise allow or permit a dog, cat or other animal to be on or upon any beach from May 15 to September 15 of each year, between the hours of 9am and 6pm. At all other times during the period from May 15 to September 15 of each year, dogs must be manually restrained on a leash within areas that are within 300 feet of any road end along the Atlantic Ocean beaches. Any individual who permits a dog upon any beach shall maintain control over said dog at all times and shall take such action as may be necessary to clean up after such animal.


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