1. The Laws of New York
  2. Consolidated Laws
  3. State
  4. Article 6: Arms and Great Seal of State

Section 90 State dog

State (STL)

The working dog shall be the official dog of the state. For the purposes of this section, "working dog" shall mean: (a) a guide dog, a police work dog, a war dog, a hearing dog, a service dog, a working search dog, a therapy dog, or a detection dog as those terms are defined by section one hundred eight of the agriculture and markets law or any dog that has met such definition during its life; or (b) any dog that is trained to herd and/or protect livestock or control bird and/or wildlife populations and is actually or has been used for such purposes.