Banned Dog Types in the U.K. - A Simple Guide.

Banned Dog Types in the U.K. - A Simple Guide.

There are four types of dogs banned in the U.K. at the moment

The 4 types of dogs banned in the U.K are:

  * Pit Bull Terrier
  * Japanese Tosa
  * Dogo Argentino
  * Fila Braziliero

Did you know?

None of the banned dogs are recognised by the government as breeds in the UK.

It is illegal to breed from, sell, abandon or give away a banned dog.

The legislation that covers banned dogs is section 1 and section 4b of the Dangerous Dogs Act 1991. The Act also covers dangerous dogs of any breed.

Staffordshire Bull Terriers are not on the banned list.

For more information on the law on dangerous dogs click here.

Article by: The Pet Owners Association

www.pet-owners.co.uk





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