Breed Specific Laws in Illinois
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|City Website||View Ordinance||Breeds||Type of Ordinance||Ordinance Adopted|
|Barry||Section: 5-5-2||Pit Bulls||Bans|
|Markham||Section: 92.17, 92.42||Pit bulls, Rottweilers & German Shepherds||Declared Vicious||August 2006|
|North Chicago||Section: 8-17-1||Pit bulls||Declared “Dangerous Animals”|
|Prospect Heights||Section: 9-1-2||Pit bulls||Declared “Dangerous”|
|Village of Buffalo Grove||Section 6.12.125||Pit Bulls& Rottweilers||Special requirements||1997|
|Village of Hanover||Section: 91.11||Pit Bulls declared “vicious”||Declared “Vicious”, Special Licensing Requirements||January 2012|
|Village of Maywood||Section: 93.30||Pit bulls||Additional Restrictions|
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