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The areas in the Ketchikan Gateway Borough that require residents and visitors to leash their dog(s) can be found on the Animal Protection Department section of the Borough website. The information is listed in Title 6 of the Borough Code. This link can be found on the front page of the Animal Protection section on the left hand side of the page.
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If the animal belongs to you:
If the dog, cat or ferret belongs to someone else:
It is important to report bites as soon as possible. Instructions for reporting emergencies (including all bites) after hours are available on the shelter's voice mail.
"Restraint" means under the immediate and constant physical control of a responsible person by leash or under the immediate and constant verbal control of a responsible person and obedient to that person's commands, or on the premises of the owner or responsible person.
This definition; along with other information on animal regulations in the Borough, can be found in Title 6 of the Borough Code. This code is linked on the left hand side of the screen on the Animal Protection Department section of the Ketchikan Gateway Borough web page.