An American bulldog became a hero on Monday when he stopped a killer in his tracks. Donte Wyatt was on a crime spree in the Atlanta area when he entered a home and was scared into the basement by family dog, american bulldog Wilson, who kept the man there until police arrived. Wyatt began his rampage at a Waffle House in Stockbridge, where his estranged wife met him to return one of his belongings. He…"Heroic American Bulldog Saves Family’s Lives By Keeping Murderer At Bay"
The American Pit Bull Terrier (APBT) is a playful, friendly, and loyal dog. Despite these characteristics they’ve got a fearsome reputation, mostly caused by their fighting past. Unfortunately, even today many owners breed them to be aggressive dogs, making public opinion mistakenly label any Pit Bull as dangerous. For this breed, it is essential to find a registered breeder to buy from, and in the article below I’ll explain why. Pit Bull Photos 1. These dogs can have…"5 Reasons to Buy Your American Pit Bull Terrier from a Registered Breeder"
Position Statement on Pit Bulls Dog breeds are characterized by certain physical and behavioral traits. Each breed was developed to perform a specific job, whether that job is hunting rabbits, retrieving downed birds, herding livestock or sitting on people’s laps. When developing a breed, breeders selected only those dogs that performed their job best to produce the next generation. Physical abilities and behavior are both important facets of any breed. A well-bred dog should have…"Position Statement on Pit Bulls"
Valérie Plante Is Getting Rid Of Montreal’s “Pit Bull Ban” A win for the pups. Craig Sauvé, a member of Mayor Valérie Plante’s newly appointed executive committee, spoke about Montreal’s pit bull ban, saying the new administration plans to repeal-and-replace the bylaw. Speaking on behalf of Projet Montréal, Sauvé, who is an associate executive committee member in charge of citizen services, said that an improved piece of legislation will come forward that is more “humane,” quotes…"Valérie Plante Is Getting Rid Of Montreal’s “Pit Bull Ban” – A win for the pups."
For the past year, Kayla Filoon, 20, has volunteered as a dog walker for the Philadelphia animal shelter ACCT Philly. She loves walking the shelter dogs, but one special pup stole her heart (and has become quite the Internet celebrity in the process). Russ is a 4-year-old pit bull. When he arrived at the shelter, he was in rough shape. He had patches of fur missing and weighed only 40 pounds, Filoon told The Dodo. Despite his…"Student adopts pitbull from shelter. These 10 pics prove dog’s love for new owner"
Now that animal abuse is being taken far more seriously than ever before; more and more jurisdictions are altering their laws to reflect this new reality. A number of United States jurisdictions have now made laws that require the names of animal abusers to be displayed in a registry that is similar to the ones that are used for sex offenders. These registries are designed with the objective of keeping people who have harmed animals…"Animal abusers will now be registered in a Database like sex offenders"
How to care for your pit bull Pit Bull-Lovers Pit bull characteristics Pit bulls are commonly confident, people-oriented dogs that can develop a strong sense of dependence on their humans. Caring for a pit bull requires an extremely responsible person. Because of their affectionate but dependent natures, it is particularly important to provide balance with Cesar’s fulfillment formula, making sure that they have plenty of exercise and discipline before they receive affection. Because…"How to care for your pit bull, click here and read more."
Pit Bulls are smart dogs that love to please, which usually makes training easy. But teaching your Pitty to come when called has unique challenges that can make it frustrating. Often, we inadvertently poison our own training efforts when it comes to this behavior. Your Pitty may not come to you simply because the behavior hasn’t been taught correctly. If you’re struggling, try these 3 secrets to getting your Pit Bull to come when called.…"3 Tips To Teach Your Pit Bull To Come When Called"
Doctors will tell you that a little exercise is good for you. Even walking, even just a little bit each day, can have a positive impact on your health. Veterinarians will also tell you that your dog needs exercise too – for the same reasons you do. It is good for their mind and body to be physically active. Of course, as with any new exercise regimen, you should check with your doctor and/or veterinarian…"See the Great Dane running alongside the bike? Now watch as he ends up in the back"
A little dog named Liszka is truly inspirational. The poor pup spent most of her life locked in a cage without food or water. But now that she’s been rescued from her abusive owner, she is determined to begin running again. It’s nearly impossible to believe that anyone could actually be intentionally cruel to one of our beautiful canine friends. When the dog Liszka was discovered by rescuers in Poland, she had been in a…"Dog was confined to a cage his whole life. Now watch when she runs again for first time."