165. Prohibition on fur farming.

A person is guilty of an offence if:

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    (1)     he keeps animals solely or primarily for slaughter, whether by himself or another, for the value of their fur, or for breeding progeny for such slaughter1; or

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    (2)     he knowingly causes or permits another person to keep animals for such purposes2.

A person guilty of such an offence is liable on summary conviction to a fine3.

If a person is convicted of an offence under head (1) above in respect of animals of a particular description, the court may make a forfeiture order4 in respect of any animals of that description which