Leash Laws

Leashing of Dogs
[Adopted 6-4-1974 as Doc. 166]

§ 137-13. Leashing required; exception.

No person shall keep any dog in the City of Haverhill outside the owner’s or keeper’s property unless said dog is held firmly on a leash not exceeding six (6) feet in length, except when the dog is being used for hunting or training purposes by the owner or keeper, or farm dogs going from farm property so owned or occupied for purposes of herding livestock.