My Dog Has Killed Sheep Before. Does This Have Any Legal Affect On How I Need To Care For My Animal?

Yes. If any dog that has been known to kill sheep is found unattended in the open wilderness, it will be considered a run­about dog, and the dog can be lawfully killed.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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