Ravenna Dog Bites and Dog Attacks

Ravenna and Portage County Dog Laws and Ordinances

Ravenna and Portage County Dog Laws and OrdinancesThe City of Ravenna, Ohio and other cities and villages within Portage County, Ohio have specific dog laws and ordinances in place to protect residents as well as visitors.

These local dog laws and ordinances exist in conjunction with Ohio dog laws governing dogs and the legal responsibilities associated with owning, keeping or harboring a dog.

If a dog has attacked someone in Ravenna, Kent, Mogadore, Brady Lake, Streetsboro, Sugar Bush Knolls, Aurora, Tallmadge, Garrettsville, Windham, or any other city or village located within Portage County, Ohio there are local agencies that must be contacted as quickly as possible.

A listing of these local Portage County agencies along with telephone numbers and links to their websites is provided below.

What To Do When a Dog Bites in Portage County

If you, your spouse, your child or other loved one has been attacked and injured by a dog anywhere in Portage County, Ohio please seek proper medical treatment immediately.

Once the necessary medical attention has been provided, it’s important to contact the Portage County Health Department, the Portage County Dog Warden and your local police.

There are additional steps you should take after a dog attack. To make things easy, we’ve developed a checklist of what to do after a dog bite which can be viewed by visiting this link: https://dogbitesohio.com/what-to-do-if-bitten-by-dog/

Questions and Information About Dog Bites

Ohio Dog Bite BookIf you have questions about a dog attack that occurred within the City of Ravenna or anywhere in Portage County, please contact us at any time of any day including evening, weekends and holidays to discuss the attack at no cost to you whatsoever and without any obligation to hire our law firm.

We are happy to listen to you, learn the circumstances associated with the dog attack and answer all your questions. We will also provide you with the professional guidance and advice that most people find very helpful after a dog bite incident.

To schedule a free consultation with one of our dog bite attorneys, please contact us by calling 1-888-998-9101, chatting with one of our live chat representatives or sending us a website message.

We have also written a book about dog bites in Ohio titled: When a Dog Bites Fight Back. It’s filled with useful information about what you should and should not do after a dog attack. To request a free copy of the book or to read the book online now at no charge, please visit this link:  Free Ohio Dog Bite Book.

Portage County Dog License

Portage County Ohio Dog LawsDogs must be registered with Portage County, Ohio and a dog license must be purchased  when a dog reaches 3 months old. The dog license must be renewed each year of the dog’s life.

For more information about dog licenses in Portage County, locations within the county where licenses can be purchased and options to register a dog and renew licenses online, please visit the following link:  Portage County, Ohio Dog Licensing

Portage County Dog Warden

The Portage County Dog Warden’s Office helps protect the residents of the county with the following dog related issues:

  • Vicious dogs
  • Dog attacks on people and animals
  • Dog bites
  • Stray dogs
  • Dogs running at large
  • Unlicensed dogs

The Portage County Dog Warden also offers dogs for adoption. To begin the adoption process, please visit the Dog Warden’s office located at 8120 Infirmary Road in Ravenna, Ohio or view the list of dogs available for adoption online by visiting this link: PetFinder

Portage County, Ohio Dog Resource Directory

Portage County Health Department: (330) 296-9919
Portage County Dog Warden: (330) 297-6924
City of Ravenna: (330) 296-6486
City of Kent: (330) 673-7732
City of Aurora: (330) 562-6131
City of Streetsboro: (330) 626-4976
City of Tallmadge: (330) 633-2181
Village of Mogadore: (330) 633-4404
Village of Garrettsville: (330) 527-4050
Village of Sugar Bush Knolls: (330) 678-7012
Village of Brady Lake: (330) 673-5332
Village of Windham: (330) 326-2622
Village of Hiram: (330) 569-7677
Village of Mantua: (330) 274-2251

Standing By To Take Your Call After a Dog Attack

If you or someone you love has been bitten by a dog anywhere in Portage County, please contact us a free consultation with one of our experienced Ohio dog bite attorneys. You’ll learn what you need to know and what you need to do after a dog bite to protect yourself, your loved one and your futures.

Please call us at 1-888-998-9101, chat with one of our 24-hour live chat representatives or send us a website message.

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