160. Administration of poisons or injurious drugs or substances.

(4)     Poisoning Animals

160.     Administration of poisons or injurious drugs or substances.

A person commits an offence if, without lawful authority or reasonable excuse, he administers any poisonous or injurious drug or substance1 to a protected animal2, knowing it to be poisonous or injurious, or causes any poisonous or injurious drug or substance to be taken by a protected animal, knowing it to be poisonous or injurious3.

A person commits an offence if:

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    (1)     he is responsible for an animal4;

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    (2)     without lawful authority or reasonable excuse, another person