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Dangerous dog breed ordinances

Pit Bull Ordinances in Louisiana
City Website View Ordinance Type of Ordinance
Addis Section: 4-1 Pit bulls declared "dangerous"
Bastrop Section: 5-31 Pit bulls declared "dangerous"
Berwick Section: 4-51 Pit bulls and rottweilers declared "vicious"
Breaux Bridge Section: 5-21, 5-27 Pit bulls and rottweilers declared "dangerous"
Bunkie Section: 4:65, 4:73 Pit bulls and rottweilers declared "vicious"
Crowley Section: 4-50 Akitas, Alaskan malamutes, chow chows, doberman pinschers, German shepards, pit bulls, presa canarios, Siberian huskies, Staffordshire bull terriers and wolf-hybrids declared " dangerous or vicious"
DeQuincy Section: 4-41 Pit bulls declared "dangerous"
Franklin Section: 10-46 Pit bulls declared "vicious"
Gretna Section: 8-36 Restricts: pit bulls
Jeanerette News article Pit bulls declared "vicious"
Kindner Section: 4-103 Bans: pit bulls
Leesville Section: 10-113 Pit bulls declared "vicious"
Lincoln Parish Ordinance 322-10-0 Pit bulls declared "vicious"
Lutcher Section: 14-126 Pit bulls declared "vicious"
Mamou Section: 6.04.080 Bans: pit bulls
Mandeville Section: 4-14 Pit bulls declared "vicious"
Marksville Section: 4-57 Pit bulls declared "dangerous"
Minden Section: 14-51 Restricts: pit bulls and rottweilers
Morgan City Section: 18-65 Bans: pit bulls
New Llano News article Bans: pit bulls
Patterson Section: 6-16 Pit bulls and rottweilers declared "vicious"
Rayne Section: 18-31 Pit bulls declared "dangerous"
Sorrento Section: 14-154 Pit bulls declared "dangerous"
St. Charles Parish Section: 4-10 Restricts: pit bulls and wolf hybrids
St. Francisville Section: 4-44 Bans: pit bulls
St. John the Baptist Parish Section: 6-153 Restricts: pit bulls and wolf hybrids
St. Landry Parish News article Shelter has a no-adopt out pit bull policy
St. Mary Parish Section: 4-141 Bans: pit bulls within unincorporated areas of the parish
St. Martinville News article Pit bulls declared "vicious"
Town of Cottonport News article Pit bulls declared "vicious"
Town of Lake Arthur News article Bans: pit bulls
Ville Platte Section: 5-41 Pit bulls declared "vicious"
Washington News article Restricts: pit bulls
Westwego Section: 8-119 Restricts: pit bulls
White Castle Section: 4-3 Pit bulls, rottweilers, doberman pinschers and German shepherds declared "dangerous"
Winnfield Section: 4-45 Bans: pit bulls

Ordinances last verified as active on July 23, 2017