10. The fairs, exhibitions and auction sales of animals shall take place only in suitable places adapted thereto according to plans approved by the Minister.
It is forbidden to bring, cause to be brought, receive or keep to or in the places contemplated in the preceding paragraph, or to sell at auction any infirm or incurable animal or one exhibiting visible symptoms of sickness.
It is forbidden to sell at auction animals not accompanied by a health certificate from an inspector attesting that the animals are exempt from a contagious or parasitic disease.
R. S. 1964, c. 126, s. 10.