To my knowledge, nothing official has been proposed at this time. Residents and locals can take this opportunity to reach out to their local government officials and provide factual information and reasonable non-breed-specific alternatives.
I was unable to find contact information for the animal ordinance committee mentioned in the article.
Family pet needs to be right fit
February 09, 2011 6:28 AM
[…] Two Piney Green area toddlers were mauled by family dogs in similar, but unrelated incidents in the last week. In both cases, Onslow County Sheriff Ed Brown — who said he supports a ban on aggressive dog breeds — said previous owners had given up the dogs for being too aggressive.[…]
Sheriff Brown said he believes the county should follow the lead of Camp Lejeune and ban aggressive dog breeds.[…]
In October 2009, county commissioners established a committee to research possible changes to animal-related ordinances.[…]
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