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Portsmouth, OH: BSL passed

Portsmouth, OH, has passed BSL for “pit bull” owners. From a purely technical standpoint, the law is poorly written. As in, the city did not have either a lawyer or an English major look it over. “Pit bull” is confusingly … Continue reading

Portsmouth, OH reminder: Final reading and vote on BSL, May 14

Portsmouth, OH, is rewriting their vicious dog ordinance. The current proposal is breed-specific. Pit bull owners will have to meet several requirements, including special containment. Read the current proposal: Portsmouth Dog Ordinance 3-18-12 The next city council meeting takes place on … Continue reading

Portsmouth, OH reminder: Proposed BSL second reading, April 23

Portsmouth, OH, is rewriting their vicious dog ordinance. The current proposal is breed-specific. Pit bull owners will have to meet several requirements, including special containment. Read the current proposal: Portsmouth Dog Ordinance 3-18-12 (Many thanks to Lena for making this proposal … Continue reading

Portsmouth, OH reminder: Proposed BSL first reading, April 9

Portsmouth, OH, is rewriting their vicious dog ordinance. The current proposal is breed-specific. Pit bull owners will have to meet several requirements, including special containment. Read the current proposal: Portsmouth Dog Ordinance 3-18-12 (Many thanks to Lena for making this proposal … Continue reading

Portsmouth, OH: Proposed dog ordinance (BSL) moves forward

Portsmouth, OH, is rewriting their vicious dog ordinance. The current proposal is breed-specific. Pit bull owners will have to meet several requirements, including special containment. Read the current proposal: Portsmouth Dog Ordinance 3-18-12 (Many thanks to Lena for making this proposal … Continue reading

Portsmouth, OH: City to consider BSL, March 12

Portsmouth, OH, is rewriting their vicious dog ordinance. The current proposal is breed-specific. “Pit bull” owners will have to meet several special requirements, such as liability insurance. The city council will discuss the proposal during the March 12 meeting. Please RESPECTFULLY … Continue reading

Portsmouth, OH: City to consider BSL

Portsmouth, OH, is rewriting their vicious dog ordinance. Their current ordinance is pretty sparse and does not go into a lot of detail about the definition a “vicious” dog or how to maintain it. Unfortunately, it sounds like the proposed revisions will … Continue reading