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Indiana 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 Indiana
City Website View Ordinance Type of Ordinance
Columbia City Section: 90.01 Pit bulls declared "dangerous"
East Chicago Ordinance 3453 Restricts: pit bulls
Fowler Section: 91.07 Bans: pit bulls
Gary Section: 8-135 Pit bulls declared "potentially dangerous"
Greendale Section: 91.16 Pit bulls, akitas, chow chows, doberman pinschers, bull terriers, presa canarios, rottweilers and wolf-dog hybrids declared "vicious"
Kirklin Section: 90.029 Bans: pit bulls, rottweilers and chow chows
Lake County Section: 90.39 Restricts: pit bulls
Merrillville Section: 5-4.1 Pit bulls declared "dangerous"
Milan Section: 92.15, 92.16 Pit bulls declared "dangerous"
Oxford News article Bans: pit bulls
Town of Argos Section: 90.001, 90.048 Pit bulls defined as an "attack dog," special requirements
Town of St. John Town website Bans: pit bulls from unleashed dog parks
Town of Schererville Town website Bans: pit bulls from unleashed dog parks
Town of Worthington News article Bans: pit bulls
Walkerton Section: 91.01, 91.47 Pit bulls defined as an "attack dog," special requirements

Ordinances last verified as active on December 19, 2018