Is Dog Fighting Illegal?

Yes. Under Iowa law, a person cannot arrange, promote, or stage an exhibition at which an animal is tormented, or in which there is a fight between animals, or between a person and an animal.

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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