Breed Specific Laws in Georgia
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|City Website||View Ordinance||Breeds||Type of Ordinance||Ordinance Adopted|
|Blackshear||Section: 10-3||Bulldogs & Bull Terriers||When the dog is not on your property is must be muzzled|
|Clarkston||Dog Park Rules||Pit Bulls & Rottweilers||Ban from city’s dog park|
|College Park||Section: 4-21||Pitbull, American Pitbull Terrier, American Staffordshire Terrier, Staffordshire Bull Terrier, Rottweiler, Doberman, German Shepherd||“Potentially dangerous dog”||September, 1997|
|Fitzgerald||Section: 5-176||Pit Bulls||Bans||November 2011|
|Hawkinsville||Section: 4-22, 4-23,4-24||Pit Bulls||Must register, carry liability insurance and proper enclosure||September 2013|
|LaFayette||Section: 5-43||Chow, Rotweiler, or “Pit Bull Terrier.” “Pit Bull Terrier” means any Staffordshire Bull Terrier or American Staffordshire Terrier breed of dog||Declared Vicious||September 2008|
|Lyons||Section: 10-1||Pit Bulls||Declared “Vicious”|
|Marietta||Section: 10-4-200||Pit bulls & Rottweilers||Prohibited from dog parks or off-leash areas||August 2009|
|Rome||Section: 4-1||Pit Bulls||Declared “Vicious”||West Point||Section: 4-76||Pit bulls, Rottweilers, Chow Chows, Doberman Pinschers, German shepherds and Wolf-dog hybrids||Declared “potentially vicious animal”||August 2010|
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