City of Spokane

Spokane Municipal Code

Title 10
Chapter 10.03
Section 10.03.035

Title 10 Regulation of Activities

Division I. Penal Code

Chapter 10.03 Offenses Involving Animals

Section 10.03.035 Potentially Dangerous Dog at Large
  1. No owner may cause or permit a potentially dangerous dog to be or run at large within the City or to roam or stray from the building or enclosure where harbored unless:

    1. Restrained by a sufficient collar, harness or halter, and on a leash eight (8) feet or less in length and in the control of a person physically able to restrain the dog; or,

    2. Confined safely within a vehicle.

  2. No person may release, or allow the escape from confinement or the control of another, any potentially dangerous dog.

  3. A violation of this section is a misdemeanor.

Date Passed: Monday, January 12, 2015

Effective Date: Wednesday, February 25, 2015

ORD C35217 Section 4