Be a responsible dog owner!

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.

Delhi Township