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August 30, 2013

MAP: Where are 'dangerous dogs' banned?

Breed-specific ordinances range from bans on pitt bulls alone, to a declaration of many breeds as "vicious" or "dangerous." Some states have no cities with restrictions. Iowa has 81 cities with some form of breed-specific ordinance — more than in any other state.

Breed-specific ordinances range from bans on pitt bulls alone, to a declaration of many breeds as "vicious" or "dangerous." Some states have no cities with restrictions. Iowa has 81 cities with some form of breed-specific ordinance — more than in any other state.

Ordinance info compiled from dogsbite.org and aspca.org.

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