Breed Specific Laws in Indiana

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CityOrdinanceBan/Dangerous or Vicious
Columbia CitySection: 90.01Pit bulls declared “dangerous”
East ChicagoOrdinance 3453Restricts: pit bulls
FowlerSection: 91.07Bans: pit bulls
GarySection: 8-135Pit bulls declared “potentially dangerous”
GreendaleSection: 91.16Pit bulls, akitas, chow chows, doberman pinschers, bull terriers, presa canarios, rottweilers and wolf-dog hybrids declared “vicious”
KirklinSection: 90.029Bans: pit bulls, rottweilers and chow chows
Lake CountySection: 90.39Restricts: pit bulls
MerrillvilleSection: 5-4.1Pit bulls declared “dangerous”
MilanSection: 92.15, 92.16Pit bulls declared “dangerous”
OxfordNews articleBans: pit bulls
Town of ArgosSection: 90.001, 90.048Pit bulls defined as an “attack dog,” special requirements
Town of St. JohnTown websiteBans: pit bulls from unleashed dog parks
Town of ScherervilleTown websiteBans: pit bulls from unleashed dog parks
Town of WorthingtonNews articleBans: pit bulls
WalkertonSection: 91.01, 91.47Pit bulls defined as an “attack dog,” special requirements

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 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.