Even the American Kennel Club believes that responsible owners need to leash their dogs. From their website:
"All dogs can bite regardless of size or breed. The key to preventing dog bites starts with responsible ownership."
"A dog should be kept on a leash when it is out in a public place."
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How many more expert opinions does Commissioner Adrian Benepe need to convince him to enforce the leash law? Since he openly admits to ignoring the leash law, does that mean that if someone is bit by a dog during the "courtesy hours" he can be held responsible?