PERRIS AT LARGE

AND BARKING DOGS "LAWS"

We do not practice dog barking claims. The information is provided here to be helpful. We get calls from Perris residents all the time about  barking dogs.

The City of Perris Municipal Code regarding Stray or Barking Dogs:

 

8.08.220 - At large or stray animals

 

A. It is unlawful for the owner of any animal, other than a cat, to allow such animal to run at large within the city.

 

B. It is unlawful for any person, whether or not the owner, to cause any animal, except a cat, to run at large within the city.

 

C. It is lawful for any person to take up, in a humane manner, any animal running at large in violation of this chapter and to promptly notify or deliver such animal to the senior animal control officer.

 

D. The provisions of this section shall not apply to any official police dog while such dog is on duty.

 

(Ord. 1168 § 2(part), 2005).

 

8.08.320 - Loud animals.

 

It is unlawful for any person to keep or allow to be kept or suffer or permit any animal to remain upon the premises under the control of such person when such animal habitually barks, whines or makes loud or unusual noises in such a manner as to disturb the peace and quiet of the neighbors surrounding or in the vicinity of such premises, or whose barking or howling or other sound or cry interferes with any person of ordinary sensitivity in the reasonable and comfortable enjoyment of life and property. All complaints that this section is being violated shall be submitted to the senior animal control officer and shall be in writing and contain the signature of the complainant.

 

(Ord. 1168 § 2(part), 2005).

 

These laws and ordinances are subject to change and someone should check with their city, county or state to see the complete current laws.

 

https://www.municode.com/library/ca/perris/codes/code_of_ordinances?nodeId=TIT8AN_CH8.08ANCO_8.08.220ATLASTAN