The Vermont Statutes Online
Subchapter 002 : POUNDS AND IMPOUNDING(Cite as: 20 V.S.A. § 3481)
§ 3481. Breaking open pound; unlawful release
A person who breaks open a pound, or directly or indirectly releases a beast impounded, without authority so to do, shall be fined $25.00 and shall be liable to the person impounding for the damages occasioned thereby.