Breed Specific Laws in New York

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CityOrdinanceBan/Dangerous or Vicious
HornellSection: 135-24Mandatory insurance: pit bulls
LarchmontSection: 97-21Bans: pit bulls
PeekskillSection: 250-9Pit bulls and rottweilers presumed “dangerous”
Town of LaGrangeSection: 75-3Bans: pit bulls and American bulldogs in off-leash parks
Village of Cornwall-On-HudsonSection: 69-4, 69-5Restricts: pit bulls
Village of HempsteadSection: 57-13Pit bulls declared “vicious”
Village of New Hyde ParkSection: 80-3Pit bulls declared “vicious”
Village of PomonaSection: 40-12, 40-13Pit bulls declared “dangerous”
Village of Spring ValleySection: 71-14Pit bulls declared “dangerous”
Village of SuffernSection: 122-6Pit bulls declared “vicious”

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.