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Dangerous dog breed ordinances

Pit Bull Ordinances in Arkansas
City Website View Ordinance Type of Ordinance
Arkadelphia Section: 6.16 Restricts: pit bulls and American bulldogs including mandatory sterilization
Batesville Section: 6.04.12 Bans: pit bulls
Bebee Ordinance 2017-5 Bans: pit bulls
Cabot Section: 4-114 Bans: pit bulls
Caddo Valley Ordinance 2017-6 Bans: pit bulls
Caraway News article Bans: pit bulls
Carlisle Ordinance 294 Bans: pit bulls
Dardanelle Section: 4-115 Bans: pit bulls and American bulldogs
De Queen News article Bans: pit bulls
Des Arc News article Either bans or restricts certain dog breeds
Dierks News article Bans: pit bulls
Dover News article Bans: pit bulls
Garland County Section: 10-16 Declares pit bulls, dogo argentinos, presa canarios and cane corsos "high risk breed"
Gassville Ordinance 97-05 Bans: pit bulls
Hot Springs Village Ordinance O-14-16 Declares pit bulls, dogo argentinos, presa canarios and cane corsos "high risk breed"
Humphrey News article Restricts: pit bulls, rottweilers and bullmastiffs
Jacksonville Ordinance 1480 (2013) Bans: pit bulls and American bulldogs
Lake City Section: 6.04.03 Bans: pit bulls and American bulldogs
Little Rock Section: 6-19 Pit bulls declared "potentially dangerous"
Lonoke News article Bans: pit bulls
Maumelle Section: 10-134 Bans: pit bulls
Mayflower Ordinance 2008-10 Bans: pit bulls
McGehee News article Bans: pit bulls
Mineral Springs News article Bans: pit bulls
Morrilton Section: 1.02 Pit bulls and rottweilers declared "dangerous"
Mountain Home Section: 6.04.14 Bans: pit bulls
Murfreesboro News article Bans: pit bulls
Nashville Ordinance 883 Bans: pit bulls (verified July 2017) | Learn more
North Little Rock Section: 10-46 Bans: pit bulls
Osceola Ordinance 2006-831 Bans: pit bulls
Paragould Section: 6-121 Pit bulls declared "dangerous"
Pine Bluff Section: 5-27 Pit bulls declared "dangerous"
Prescott News article Bans: pit bulls
Russellville Ordinance 1918 Bans: pit bulls and American bulldogs
Salem News article Bans: pit bulls and rottweilers
Searcy Section: 6-14 Pit bulls and rottweilers declared "vicious"
Sherwood Ordinance 2140 Bans: pit bulls and American bulldogs
Stuttgart News article Pit bulls declared "dangerous"
Trumann News article Bans: pit bulls

Ordinances last verified July 25, 2017