Breed Specific Laws in Arkansas

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City WebsiteView OrdinanceBreedsType of OrdinanceOrdinance Adopted
ArkadelphiaSection: 6.16Pit Bulls & American BulldogsMandatory spayed or neutered 
BatesvilleSection: 6.04.12Pit BullsBanNovember 2010
BebeeOrdinance 2017-5Pit BullsBanMarch 2017
CabotSection: 4-114Pit BullsBanJune 2016
Caddo ValleyNot ConfirmedPit BullsBan 
CarawayOrdinance 2017-6Pit BullsBanMay 2017
CarlisleOrdinance 294Pit BullsBan2011
DardanelleSection: 4-115Pit Bulls & American BulldogsBan 
De QueenNot ConfirmedPit BullsBan 
Des ArcNot ConfirmedEither bans or restricts certain dog breedsBan 
DierksNot ConfirmedPit BullsBan 
DoverNot ConfirmedPit BullsBan 
Garland CountySection: 10-16 Pit BullsLabeled “high-risk breed” October 2013
GassvilleOrdinance 97-05Pit BullsBanJuly 2000
Hot Springs VillageOrdinance O-14-16Pit BullsLabeled “high-risk breed”March 2014
HumphreyNot Confirmed Pit bulls, Rottweilers and Bullmastiffs  
JacksonvilleOrdinance 1480 (2013)Pit Bulls & American BulldogsBan 
Lake CitySection: 6.04.03Pit Bulls & American BulldogsBan 

Disclaimer. We take multiple steps to ensure the information on this site is accurate and up to date. However, since there are so many legislation bodies it is difficult to track all instances of breed specific legislation. If we are missing something or if we have an error please let us know and will get it corrected.

 Finally, information on this site is not intended to be used as legal advice. If you are facing BSL in your city, please reach out to your respect legislator or attorney.