If you are having a dog in Xi’an, should you notice that recently new rules regarding raising dogs has been carried out, targeting no-dog-allowed areas in Xi’an and inappropriate behaviors on walking dogs in public areas.
Dogs are prohibited in all parks in Xi'an
Currently the new rule has already been carried out that dogs are not allowed to enter any park in Xi’an. In the unwalled parks, there’ll be police and staff from relevant department going out on patrol.
Other No-Dog-Allowed Areas
According to the “Regulations on Raising Dogs in Xi’an”, no-dog-allowed areas include urban squares, parks, urban main roads, walking streets, administrative areas, hospitals, schools, kindergartens, cultural relic protection sites, museums, libraries, stadiums, places of entertainment, restaurants, hotels, buses, urban railway systems and taxies.
How you'll be fined on breaking the rules
Dogs with license will be fined 50 to 200rmb each;
For the first time being caught, a warning will be given with a record on file;
Second time being caught will be fined with 200rmb;
Dogs with no license being caught will be confiscated on site.