Breed Specific Laws in Indiana
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|City||Ordinance||Ban/Dangerous or Vicious|
|Columbia City||Section: 90.01||Pit bulls declared “dangerous”|
|East Chicago||Ordinance 3453||Restricts: pit bulls|
|Fowler||Section: 91.07||Bans: pit bulls|
|Gary||Section: 8-135||Pit bulls declared “potentially dangerous”|
|Greendale||Section: 91.16||Pit bulls, akitas, chow chows, doberman pinschers, bull terriers, presa canarios, rottweilers and wolf-dog hybrids declared “vicious”|
|Kirklin||Section: 90.029||Bans: pit bulls, rottweilers and chow chows|
|Lake County||Section: 90.39||Restricts: pit bulls|
|Merrillville||Section: 5-4.1||Pit bulls declared “dangerous”|
|Milan||Section: 92.15, 92.16||Pit bulls declared “dangerous”|
|Oxford||News article||Bans: pit bulls|
|Town of Argos||Section: 90.001, 90.048||Pit bulls defined as an “attack dog,” special requirements|
|Town of St. John||Town website||Bans: pit bulls from unleashed dog parks|
|Town of Schererville||Town website||Bans: pit bulls from unleashed dog parks|
|Town of Worthington||News article||Bans: pit bulls|
|Walkerton||Section: 91.01, 91.47||Pit bulls defined as an “attack dog,” special requirements|
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