Where any ani­mal is sub­ject to appre­hen­sion or impound­ment pur­suant to the Act or this Chap­ter, and the cap­ture of such ani­mal threat­ens the safe­ty of the Admin­is­tra­tor, Deputy Admin­is­tra­tors, Ani­mal Con­trol War­dens or any peace offi­cer, or where such ani­mal endan­gers the safe­ty of any per­son, such ani­mal may be destroyed by the Admin­is­tra­tor, Deputy Admin­is­tra­tors, Ani­mal Con­trol War­dens or any peace offi­cer.