Man Buried His Pit Bull Alive Cause He Didn’t Want Her Anymore. He Thought No One Would Find Her

In an unconscionable act of animal cruelty, someone had left this old dog to die a slow death all alone beneath a mound of dirt and stones. But in spite of that evil attempt, reflecting the worst of humanity, the decency of human kindness has prevailed. 1. No Joke 2. Harsh Despite his attempt to ruin his dog’s life, someone came to her rescue and dug her out of her man-made hellhole. The man even…

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Family let 12st pit bull ‘that could snap man’s arm with single bite’ play with young son

A DEADLY pit bull that weighs 12 stone and could “snap a man’s arm with a single bite” has been allowed to play with its owners’ small THREE-YEAR-OLD son. Marlon and Lisa Grennan said they have “no concerns” about their monster pet Hulk being around their child Jordan, who is dwarfed by the humongous pooch. The American pit bull terrier is a banned breed in the UK and its “unrivalled” power means it can snap…

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American Pit Bull Terrier

Look below to see things that interest you about your pit bull ▼ The American Pit Bull Terrier is a companion and family dog breed. Originally bred to “bait” bulls, the breed evolved into all-around farm dogs, and later moved into the house to become “nanny dogs” because they were so gentle around children. Their tenacity, gameness, and courage make them popular competitors in the sports of weight pulling, agility, and obedience competition. See below…

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Citizen group begins circulating petitions to repeal Springfield’s new pit bull ban

The group Citizens Against BSL began circulating petitions Wednesday in an attempt to overturn Springfield’s new pit bull ban, scheduled to be phased in starting in January. Andrea Roach told the News-Leader she spent the morning dropping off petition forms to volunteers and various businesses around town. The group has less than 30 days to gather at least 2,228 signatures from registered Springfield voters for a referendum petition. If a sufficient number of signatures are…

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Today’s letters: Blame the owners, not the dogs

Re: Bred To Maul, Barbara Kay, Aug. 1. This piece on breed-specific legislation took yet another lame stab at this years-long debate. Barbara Kay uses a lot of stats to “prove” her point that pit bulls are, ipso facto, potentially fatal predators doomed by genetics to demonstrate such behaviour. While the numbers on the surface tell a compelling tale, Ms. Kay ignores an important element of this story. Pit bulls can be wonderful, amiable and…

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Patrick Stewart’s Foster Pit Bull Inspires Him To Stand Up Against Dog Fighting

Just when we thought Sir Patrick Stewart couldn’t get any more wonderful, he and his wife Sunny Ozell started fostering an adorable pit bull named Ginger. Now, Stewart is going a step further, and using his celebrity platform to speak out against dog fighting. The “Logan” star is partnering with the ASPCA for their “Get Tough” campaign against dog fighting, the animal welfare group announced Monday Stewart says his connection with Ginger has inspired him…

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Two males and three females

-Owning a Pit Bull is a lifestyle, it is a responsibility and it is a priviledge and too often we land up having to clean up the mess of inadvertently irresponsible Pit Bull owners. Over at Pit Bull-Lovers , we aim to educate the Pit Bull loving public about responsible ownership and assist anyone who may be interested in adding a Pit Bull to their family. What Pit Bull-Lovers stands for: We aim to promote…

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Proposed law hopes to help trapped pets after evictions

A state lawmaker has proposed a new law to prevent animals from being left behind when their owners are evicted. Manhattan Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal drafted the “No Pet Left Behind” bill after seeing a recent Post story about a Brooklyn landlord evicting a family and changing the locks — leaving their beloved pit bull, Tori, trapped alone inside for two days without food. The legislation would require an officer or marshal to check the property…

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