Pet Ordinance

City rules regarding domestic animals can be found under Hopkins City Code 925. For more information, view Hopkins City Code 925 (PDF).

Number Limits

You cannot keep more than two dogs or four cats over the age of 6 months. Furthermore, the total number of dogs and cats cannot be more than four.

Restraint Requirement

As a pet owner you are required to keep your dog(s) under restraint at all times.

Barking & Noise

Any dog which, by any noise, unreasonably disturbs the peace and quiet of any person in the vicinity is considered a nuisance dog. This includes dogs that bark or whine repeatedly over a five-minute period of time.