WVC 19 - 20 - 5
§19-20-5. Wearing of registration tag by dog.
Every registered dog shall at all times wear a valid
registration tag issued as provided in this article. The failure
to have displayed or worn on any dog, at any time, of such valid
tag shall be prima facie evidence that such dog is not registered
and such dog shall be subject to be, and shall be, impounded,
sold, or destroyed as hereinbefore or hereinafter provided.