Council’s new local laws, introduced on 1 July 2012, have prohibited the keeping of specific breeds of dogs anywhere within the Shire.
These breeds include:
- Dogo argentino;
- Fila brasileiro;
- Japanese tosa;
- American Pit Bull Terrier or Pit Bull Terrier; and
- Perro de Presa Canario or Presa Canario
For more information on prohibited animals please refer to Council’s Subordinate Local Law No. 2 (Animal Management) 2012.
Penalties apply for keeping the above prohibited animals.