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Ind. county requires pets to be brought indoors when the mercury soars

An ordinance in Marion County, Ind., requires that pets be housed in a home or a temperature-controlled building when outdoor temperatures reach 90 degrees or higher, or if a heat advisory is in effect. Outdoor dog houses must be shaded by trees or a tarp when the outdoor temperature reaches 80 degrees, and the law allows officials to ban pet ownership in cases of egregious violation.

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