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Dangerous dog breed ordinances

Pit Bull Ordinances in Kentucky
City Website View Ordinance Type of Ordinance
Alexandria Section: 90.22 Bans: pit bulls
Auburn Section: 90.55 Pit bulls declared "vicious"
Augusta Section: 90.22 Bans: pit bulls
Beaver Dam Section: 90.24 Bans: pit bulls
Bracken County Law article Bans: pit bulls
Butler Ordinance 841 Restricts: pit bulls
Covington Section: 90.09 Pit bulls and wolf hybrids declared "vicious"
Cresent Springs Section: 90.30 Pit bulls declared "vicious"
Dayton Section: 91.24 Bans: pit bulls
Erlanger Section: 91.02 Wolf hybrids declared "vicious"
Elsmere Section: 90.10 Bans: pit bulls
Falmouth Ordinance 841 Restricts: pit bulls
Flatwoods Section: 3-30 Pit bulls, rottweilers, chow chows, doberman pinschers and wolf hybrids declared "potentially vicious"
Flemingsburg Section: 90.01 Pit bulls declared "vicious"
Fort Thomas Section: 91.37 Bans: pit bulls
Fulton Section: 8-5 Pit bulls and rottweilers declared "vicious"
Franklin Ordinance 840.2-10 Pit bulls, rottweilers and wolf hybrids declared "vicious"
Lewis County News article Pit bulls and wolf hybrids declared "vicious"
Livingston County Ordinance 2013 Restricts: pit bulls and rottweilers
Ludlow Section: 95.10 Bans: pit bulls
Mayfield Section: 3-5.1 Pit bulls and rottweilers declared "vicious"
Maysville Section: 199.09 Bans: pit bulls
Morehead Section: 90.01 Pit bulls declared "vicious"
Newport Section: 96.40 Pit bulls declared "vicious"
Paris Section: 51.1 Pit bulls "unreasonably dangerous," multiple restrictions
Pendleton County Ordinance 841 Restricts: pit bulls
Silver Grove Section: 90.30 Pit bulls declared "dangerous"
Southgate Section: 91.11 Bans: pit bulls
Walton Chapter: 90.21 Bans: pit bulls
Union County Dog Warden FAQ Pit bulls and wolf hybrids declared "vicious"
Vanceburg News article Pit bulls and wolf hybrids declared "vicious"
Williamstown Section: 90.21 Bans: pit bulls, rottweilers, and bullmastiffs

Ordinances last verified July 25, 2017