Can I sell or give away animals in a public place?
No, It is unlawful to sell, barter, trade, lease, give away, or otherwise convey ownership of any live animal on any parking lot, right of way, roadside, garage sale, flea market, or other area generally accessed by the public within the city limits; except that any non-profit animal welfare or the city conducting adoption of animals.

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1. Where is the animal shelter located?
2. How long are animals kept when impounded by Animal Services?
3. What happens to an impounded animal if unclaimed?
4. How many dogs, cats or ferrets can I keep?
5. When I see an animal running loose what should I do?
6. Can Texarkana, Texas residents residing within the city limits use the Texarkana Animal Care and Adoption Center?
7. What does it cost to adopt an animal?
8. Is there a spay/neuter law when adopting an animal from the shelter?
9. Can I sell or give away animals in a public place?
10. Am I allowed to keep any wild or wild-hybrid pets?
11. If an animal is declared vicious, can the animal be kept in the city limits?
12. Are swine allowed in the city limits?