Breed Specific Laws in Illinois
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|City||Ordinance||Ban/Dangerous or Vicious|
|Barry||Section: 5-5-2||Bans: pit bulls|
|Champaign||Section: 7-5||Bans: wolf-dog hybrids|
|Markham||Section: 92.17, 92.42||Pit bulls declared “vicious”|
|North Chicago||Section: 8-17-1||Restricts: pit bulls|
|Prospect Heights||Section: 9-1-2||Pit bulls declared “dangerous”|
|Village of Buffalo Grove||Section 6.12.125||Restricts: pit bulls and rottweilers|
|Village of Cahokia||Section: 90.52||Bans: pit bulls|
|Village of Hanover||Section: 91.11||Pit bulls declared “vicious”|
|Village of Maywood||Section: 93.30||Restricts: pit bulls|
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.