WVC 20 - 2 - 47
§20-2-47. License for private game farm for propagating
animals and birds for commercial purposes.
The director may issue a license for the operation of a
private game preserve for propagation of wild animals and wild
birds for commercial purposes. The license shall authorize the
holder to breed or raise animals and birds as specified by the
license, to sell the same dead or alive, or to sell the eggs of
birds in accordance with regulations prescribed by the director.
Application for a license under this section shall designate
the property whereon the preserve is to be established. Before
the license is issued, the director shall determine that the
property is properly enclosed, that the provisions for housing
and sanitation are proper and adequate, and that the safety of
the public is protected.
The annual license fee shall be ten dollars.