As the weather warms, it’s the perfect time to get outside with your dog. It’s also a great time to refresh your knowledge on being a responsible and respectful dog owner.
In case you did not know, Delhi Township enforces several regulations regarding your control of your canine companion.
Dog continually barking? Resolution 1991-155 allows the Police Department to issue a minor misdemeanor citation for habitual barking, howling or yelping of one’s dog in the Township.
Dog running loose? State law provides for the citation of a dog owner or keeper for allowing a dog to run loose or not under control within the Township. This current state law is Ohio Revised Code Chapter 955
Dangerous dog? State law also provides a process for the Township Police Department to cite someone for a dangerous or vicious dog, also through Ohio Revised Code Chapter 955
Contact the Police Department at (513) 922-0060 if a situation with a dog arises, or if you have questions about these regulations.
If it is a life-threatening situation please call 9-1-1.