Breed Specific Laws in Indiana
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|City Website||View Ordinance||Breeds||Type of Ordinance||Ordinance Adopted|
|Columbia City||Section: 90.01||Pit Bulls||declared “Dangerous”||December 2018|
|East Chicago||Ordinance 3453||Pit Bulls||Multiple Restrictions|
|Fowler||Section: 91.07||Pit Bulls||Bans||September 2012|
|Gary||Section: 8-135||Pit Bulls declared “potentially dangerous”||Declared “Potentially dangerous” and special restrictions and liability insurance|
|Greendale||Section: 91.16||Pit Bulls, Akitas, Chow Chows, Doberman Pinschers, Bull Terriers, Presa Canarios, Rottweilers and Wolf-dog||Special Restraints||February 2012|
|Kirklin||Section: 90.029||Pit Bulls, Rottweilers & Chow Chows||Ban||October 2013|
|Lake County||Section: 90.39||Pit Bulls||Restrictions||October 2016|
|Merrillville||Section: 5-4.1||Pit Bulls||Declared “Dangerous Animals”||July 2002|
|Milan||Section: 92.15, 92.16||Pit Bulls||Declared “Dangerous”||2007|
|Town of Argos||Section: 90.001||Pit Bulls||Declared “Attack Dog,” and special requirements|
|Town of Schererville||Town website||Pit Bulls||Ban from dog parks|
|Walkerton||Section: 91.01||Pit Bulls defined as an “attack dog,” special requirements||Declared “Attack Dog” & Special Restrictions|
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