Dangerous dogs: training and training

The targeted training and training of dogs into dangerous dogs is prohibited.

The targeted training and training of dogs into dangerous dogs is prohibited. In Schleswig-Holstein it is generally forbidden to train dangerous dogs with the aim of increased aggressiveness and dangerousness (according to § 3 Act on the Keeping of Dogs - Dog Act - HundeG).

Exceptions to the prohibition of aggression training:

  • the guarding industry is not subject to the prohibition of aggression training, provided that proper protection service training has been carried out by bodies or persons who have a permit in accordance with § 11 para. 1 no. 6 of the Animal Welfare Act - TierSchG (§ 34a Gewerbeordnung - GewO),
  • the training of the protection dogs of the police are exempt from the prohibition of aggression training according to § 18 HundeG.

The dressing of dogs is also prohibited according to § 3 TierSchG. No exception to the prohibition can be requested.

  • § 3 Animal Welfare Act (TierSchG),
  • § 3 Abs. 6 Gesetz über das Halten von Hunden (Hundegesetz - HundeG).

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  • § 3 TierSchG
  • § 3 Abs. 6 HundeG

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