Full Statute Name: West's New Mexico Statutes Annotated. Chapter 77. Animals and Livestock. Article 1. Dogs and Domesticated Animals. § 77-1-1. Dogs, cats, domesticated fowls and birds are personal property
Primary Citation: NMSA 1978, § 77-1-1Country of Origin: United StatesLast Checked: November, 2022Alternate Citation: NM ST § 77-1-1Date Adopted: 1912Historical:
Dogs, cats and domestic birds are considered personal property in New Mexico.
That dogs, cats and domesticated fowls and birds shall be deemed and considered as personal property, and all remedies given for the recovery of personal property and of damages for injuries thereto are hereby extended to them.