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Dangerous Dogs 1996-Current County Agriculture

Dangerous Dogs 1996-Current County Agriculture

Historical results of Dangerous Dogs in Pennsylvania.

A dangerous dog is one that has:

(1) Inflicted severe injury on a human being without provocation on public or private property.

(2) Killed or inflicted severe injury on a domestic animal, dog or cat without provocation while off the owner’s property.

(3) Attacked a human being without provocation.

(4) Been used in the commission of a crime.

And the dog has either or both of the following:

(1) A history of attacking human beings and/or domestic animals, dogs or cats without provocation.

(2) A propensity to attack human beings and/or domestic animals, dogs or cats without provocation.

*A propensity to attack may be proven by a single incident.

Severe injury is defined as, 3 P.S. § 459-102 “Any physical injury that results in broken bones or disfiguring lacerations requiring multiple sutures or cosmetic surgery.”

More information can be found here -

More information on Chapter 27 Regulations -

PDF's for Chapter 27 and Pennsylvania Dog Laws are attached to the metadata


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PA Dept of Ag Dog Law Regionpa_dept_of_ag_dog_law_regionpa_dept_of_ag_dog_law_regionTextREGION 1: 13410 Dunham Road - Meadville, PA 16335 (Clarion, Crawford, Elk, Erie, Forest, Jefferson, McKean, Mercer, Venango, Warren Counties) 814-332-6890 REGION 2: 2130 County Farm Road - Suite 2 - Montoursville, PA 17754 (Cameron, Clinton, Columbia, Lycoming, Montour, Northumberland, Potter, Snyder, Tioga, Union Counties) 717-433-2640 REGION 3: Rt. 92 South - Box C - Tunkhannock, PA 18657 (Bradford, Carbon, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, Pike, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Wayne, Wyoming Counties) 717-836-2181 REGION 4: 5349 Wm. Flynn Highway - Gibsonia, PA 15044 (Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Greene, Indiana, Lawrence, Washington, Westmoreland Counties) 724-443-1585 REGION 5 1304 7th St Cricket Field Plaza - Altoona, PA 16601 (Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Centre, Clearfield, Fulton, Huntingdon, Juniata, Mifflin, Somerset Counties) 814-946-7315 REGION 6: 2301 North Cameron St. - Harrisburg, PA 17110 (Adams, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Lancaster, Lebanon, Perry, York Counties) 717-787-4833 REGION 7: Route 113 - PO Box 300 - Creamery, PA 19430 (Berks, Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Lehigh, Montgomery, Northampton, Philadelphia, Schuylkill Counties) 610-489-1003
Owner Countyowner_countyowner_countyTextCounty name where the owner resides
Georeferenced Latitude & Longitudegeocoded_columngeocoded_columnPointThis includes a georeferenced point of Latitude and Longitude calculated from the owner address to help with creating visuals such as maps.
Middle Namemiddle_namemiddle_nameTextMiddle Name of the Owner
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Full Addressfull_addressfull_addressTextOwner complete address
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Owner Zipowner_zipowner_zipTextOwner Zip Code Address
Owner Cityowner_cityowner_cityTextOwner City Address
Owner Addressowner_addressowner_addressTextOwner Street Address
Owner Last Nameowner_last_nameowner_last_nameTextLast Name of the Owner
Owner First Nameowner_first_nameowner_first_nameTextFirst Name of the Owner
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