Breed Specific Laws in Louisiana

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CityOrdinanceBan/Dangerous or Vicious
AddisSection: 4-1Pit bulls declared “dangerous”
BastropSection: 5-31Pit bulls declared “dangerous”
BerwickSection: 4-51Pit bulls and rottweilers declared “vicious”
Breaux BridgeSection: 5-21, 5-27Pit bulls and rottweilers declared “dangerous”
BunkieSection: 4:65, 4:73Pit bulls and rottweilers declared “vicious”
CrowleySection: 4-50Akitas, Alaskan malamutes, chow chows, doberman pinschers, German shepards, pit bulls, presa canarios, Siberian huskies, Staffordshire bull terriers and wolf-hybrids declared ” dangerous or vicious”
DeQuincySection: 4-41Pit bulls declared “dangerous”
FranklinSection: 10-46Pit bulls declared “vicious”
GretnaSection: 8-36Restricts: pit bulls
JeaneretteNews articlePit bulls declared “vicious”
KindnerSection: 4-103Bans: pit bulls
LeesvilleSection: 10-113Pit bulls declared “vicious”
Lincoln ParishOrdinance 322-10-0Pit bulls declared “vicious”
LutcherSection: 14-126Pit bulls declared “vicious”
MamouSection: 6.04.080Bans: pit bulls
MandevilleSection: 4-14Pit bulls declared “vicious”
MarksvilleSection: 4-57Pit bulls declared “dangerous”
MindenSection: 14-51Restricts: pit bulls and rottweilers
Morgan CitySection: 18-65Bans: pit bulls
New LlanoNews articleBans: pit bulls
PattersonSection: 6-16Pit bulls and rottweilers declared “vicious”
RayneSection: 18-31Pit bulls declared “dangerous”
SorrentoSection: 14-154Pit bulls declared “dangerous”
St. Charles ParishSection: 4-10Restricts: pit bulls and wolf hybrids
St. FrancisvilleSection: 4-44Bans: pit bulls
St. John the Baptist ParishSection: 6-153Restricts: pit bulls and wolf hybrids
St. Landry ParishNews articleShelter has a no-adopt out pit bull policy
St. Mary ParishSection: 4-141Restricts: pit bulls
St. MartinvilleNews articlePit bulls declared “vicious”
Town of CottonportNews articlePit bulls declared “vicious”
Town of Lake ArthurNews articleBans: pit bulls
Ville PlatteSection: 5-41Pit bulls declared “vicious”
WashingtonNews articleRestricts: pit bulls
WestwegoSection: 8-119Restricts: pit bulls
White CastleSection: 4-3Pit bulls, rottweilers, doberman pinschers and German shepherds declared “dangerous”
WinnfieldSection: 4-45Bans: 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.