Tuesday, 10 February 2015

Pit Bull Type Dog Bans & BSL on Native American Reservations

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Indian reservation breed-specific laws in the USA :
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Dangerous dog ordinances
Pit Bull Ordinances on Indian Reservations
WebsiteView OrdinanceType of Ordinance

Bois Forte Reservation (MN)Council minutesBans: pit bulls
Cheyenne River Sioux Indian Reservation (WY)Ordinance 60Restricts: pit bulls
Choctaw Indian Reservation (MS)Section: 3-6-25Bans: pit bulls
Colville Indian Reservation (WA)Pet policyBans: pit bulls and rottweilers

Fort Berthold Indian Reservation (ND)Section: 3-03-07Bans: pit bulls,
bullmastiffs, Tibetan mastiffs, Neapolitan mastiffs, mastiffs and rottweilers
Isabella Indian Reservation (MI)News articleBans: pit bulls
Lac du Flambeau Indian Reservation (WI)Section: 50.307Bans: pit bulls, American bulldogs, rottweilers, akitas and doberman pinschers

Leech Lake Indian Reservation (MN)Ordinance 2013-32Bans: pit bulls, rottweilers, doberman pinschers and German shephereds
Menominee Indian Reservation (WI)Section: 255-2Pit bulls declared "dangerous"
Navajo Nation Indian Reservation (Southwest)

Pet policyBans aggressive dog breeds from Navajo Nation Employee Housing units. Examples include, but not limited to, Alaskan malamutes, blue heelers, boxers, chow chows, doberman pinschers, presa canarios, pit bulls, rottweilers and German shepherds.

Pine Ridge Indian Reservation (SD)News articleBans: pit bulls, rottweilers and doberman pinschers
Pueblo of Jemez (NM)News articleBans: pit bulls, rottweilers, doberman pinschers and chows
Reno-Sparks Indian Colony (NV)Resolution 2001-64Bans pit bulls; declares rottweilers, doberman pinschers, akitas and wolf hybrids "aggressive"

Sault Tribe of Chippewa Indians (MI)Section: 71.1702Bans: pit bulls
Standing Rock Indian Reservation (ND and SD)Section: 22-103Bans: pit bulls, American bulldogs, rottweilers and doberman pinschers

Swinomish Indian Reservation (WA)Section: 10-04.040Bans: pit bulls, rottweilers and doberman pinschers
Tigua Indian Reservation (TX)Ordinance TC-99-99Pit bulls declared "vicious"

Tulalip Indian Reservation (WA)Ordinance 113Pit bulls and rottweilers declared "vicious"
Turtle Mountain Indian Reservation (ND)Section: 10.01Restricts: pit bulls, rottweilers and doberman pinschers
Winnebago Indian Reservation (NE)Section: 7-330Bans: pit bulls, rottweilers, doberman pinschers and wolf hybrids