23 Banned Dog Breeds in India

We all love dogs as pets so much & want to have unique dog breeds who can become our friends & protect ourselves.

But, dog bites to humans are increasing rapidly.

As per the Hindustan Times, many dog-bitten deaths have been seen. In Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh (Tuesday, 12 March), 20 people were injured because of being attacked by a local stray dog. 
An article published by CNBCTV18 in Dec 2023, shows that according to The Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita (BNS), revised law to replace the Indian Penal Code (IPC),

If a dog goes on a walk without a dog strap & attacks the owner then the owner has to pay a fine of up to ₹5,000 & up to 6 months in jail.

Somehow, if the dog is not vaccinated then in this case, the owner may face it 

List of Banned Dog Breeds in India 

Banned dog breeds in India
Banned dog breeds in India

Here are the banned dog breeds in India:

  • Pitbull Terrier
  • Tosa Inu
  • American Staffordshire Terrier
  • Fila Brasileiro
  • Dogo Argentino
  • American Bulldog
  • Boerboel
  • Kangal
  • Central Asian Shepherd Dog
  • Caucasian Shepherd Dog
  • South Russian Shepherd
  • Tornjak
  • Sarplaninac
  • Japanese Tosa and Akita
  • Mastiffs
  • Rottweiler
  • Terriers
  • Rhodesian Ridgeback
  • Wolf dogs
  • Canario
  • Akbash dog
  • Moscow Guard dog
  • Cane Corso

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