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Dangerous dog breed ordinances

Pit Bull Ordinances in Georgia
City Website View Ordinance Type of Ordinance
Blackshear Section: 10-3 Vicious bulldogs and bull terriers must be muzzled when off property
College Park Section: 4-21 Pit bulls, rottweilers, doberman pinschers and German shepherds decared "potentially dangerous"
Dawson News article Pit bulls decared "potentially dangerous"
Floyd County Section: 2-5-2 Pit bulls declared "vicious"
Fitzgerald Section: 5-176 Bans new pit bulls
Hawkinsville Section: 4-22 Bans new pit bulls
Hogansville News article Restricts: pit bulls
La Grange Section: 10-30-40 Restricts: pit bulls
LaFayette Section: 5-43 Pit bulls, rottweilers and chows declared "vicious"
Lawrenceville Section: 30-109b Restricts: pit bulls
Lyons Section: 10-1 Pit bulls declared "vicious"
Marietta Section: 10-4-200 Pit bulls and rottweilers prohibited from dog parks or off-leash areas
Rome Section: 4-1 Pit bulls declared "vicious"
Terrell County News article Pit bulls decared "potentially dangerous"
Trenton Section: 14-18 Pit bulls, rottweilers and chows declared "vicious"
West Point Section: 4-76 Pit bulls, presa canarios, rottweilers, chow chows, doberman pinschers, German shepherds and wolf hybrids declared "potentially vicious"