Declared Dangerous Dog List
The dogs listed on this site have been declared dangerous by Manatee County Animal Services. The owners of these dogs are required to register their dog pursuant to Florida State Statute, Chapter 767. Manatee County Dangerous Dog Requirements include being listed in this public document.
According to Florida State Statute 767 Dangerous Dog Definition, a "Dangerous Dog" means any dog that, according to the records of the appropriate authority:
- Has aggressively bitten, attacked, or endangered or has inflicted severe injury on a human being on public or private property;
- Has more than once severely injured or killed a domestic animal while off the owner's property;
- Has been used primarily or in part for the purpose of dog fighting or is a dog trained for dog fighting; or
- Has, when unprovoked, chased or approached a person upon the streets, sidewalks, or any public grounds in a menacing fashion or apparent attitude of attack, provided that such actions are attested to in a sworn statement by one or more persons and dutifully investigated by the appropriate authority.
"Unprovoked" means that the victim, who has been conducting himself or herself peacefully and lawfully, has been bitten or chased in a menacing fashion or attacked by a dog.
"Severe Injury" means any physical injury that results in broken bones, multiple bites, or disfiguring lacerations requiring sutures or reconstructive surgery.
Registration Number - DD15-0042
Address - 1601 14 Street West Palmetto, Fl
Name - Peek a Boo
Breed/Description - Chow Red, Male
Date Declared - 04/11/11
Registration Number - DD15-0043
Address - 12715 Kite Dr Bradenton, FL 34202
Name - Butkus
Breed/Description - English Bulldog, Brown and White, Male
Date Declared - 03/27/12
Registration Number - DD15-0046
Address - 10415 409 Street East, Myakka City Florida, 34251
Name - Hero
Breed/Description - American Bulldog Mix, White and Black, Male
Date Declared - 02/21/2014