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California cities and counties with breed-specific laws. Learn more about breed-specific legislation in our BSL FAQ. Please report updates to this page here: .

Dangerous dog breed ordinances

Pit Bull Ordinances in California
City Website View Ordinance Type of Ordinance
Avalon News article Mandatory sterilization: pit bulls
Barstow Section: 8.20 Mandatory sterilization: pit bulls
Fontana Section: 4-69 Mandatory sterilization: pit bulls
Gilroy Section: 4.68 Mandatory sterilization: pit bulls
Gonzales Section: 7.16.050 Confinement requirement: pit bulls
Highland Section: 6.04.020 Mandatory sterilization: pit bulls
Hollister Section: 6.20 Mandatory sterilization: pit bulls and chihuahuas
Lancaster Section: 6.08 Mandatory sterilization: pit bulls and rottweilers
Manteca Section: 6.10 Mandatory sterilization: pit bulls
Ripon Section: 6.56 Mandatory sterilization: pit bulls
Riverside County Section: 6.08.125 Mandatory sterilization: pit bulls
Riverside Section: 8.21.040 Mandatory sterilization: pit bulls
San Bernardino County Section: 32.1501 Mandatory sterilization: pit bulls
San Francisco Section: 43 Mandatory sterilization: pit bulls
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Santa Rosa Section: 7-30.210 Mandatory sterilization: pit bulls
Sonoma County Section: 5-171 Mandatory sterilization: pit bulls
Yucaipa Section: 6.04.098 Mandatory sterilization: pit bulls
Yucca Valley Section: 10.02.175 Mandatory sterilization: pit bulls

Ordinances last verified July 23, 2017