Pit Bull Goes From Crack House Dog to Firehouse Dog

Ashley had a rotten start in life. The pit bull puppy was used as an ashtray by the residents of a crack house in Staten Island, N.Y. When they abandoned the house in the middle of January, they abandoned Ashley as well, leaving her there to starve to death – if she didn’t freeze to death first. But poor Ashley’s life was about to change, thanks to an anonymous caller who let Erica Mahnken and…

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7 Celebrities Who Are Crazy In Love With Their Pit Bulls

Pit Bulls have a huge fanbase with Hollywood stars. Don’t believe us? Just take a look at all the celebs who adore their Pitties! 1. Kaley Cuoco Kaley Cuoco is a major advocate for Pit Bull awareness. She has called pit bulls “the greatest dogs in the world” and has three bully-breed rescues, Loretta, Norm, and Shirley. At her wedding, she even had a cake made for her then-husband (they just announced a divorce), pro…

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How To Teach Your Pit Bull To Stop Chewing On Your Things

We all know Pit Bulls have strong jaws. And those strong jaws are excellent for destroying pretty much anything you may possess, from your shoes to your couch. Chewing is a behavior often seen in Pitties and can be devastating to your home. I’ve seen chewed carpets and floor molding. I knew a Pittie mix that chewed through drywall. It’s not only expensive to replace damaged items, but the vet bills can be astronomical. And,…

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With Her Pit Bull in a Duffel Bag, Woman Escapes California Wildfire on a Bicycle

Natasha Wallace wasn’t about to flee from a devastating wildfire in Santa Rosa, Calif., without Bentley, her beloved 4-year-old Pit Bull. “I would never part ways with my dog, ever,” she told FOX40. “That’s my ride or die — oh my God, literally.” Wallace, a student at Santa Rosa Junior College, had been studying across town Monday night. As she drove home around 2 a.m., she could see the flames near her home and knew…

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Deformed dog named ‘Picasso’ becomes an internet star

EUGENE, Ore. — He was destined for euthanasia, but a rescue group saw a work of art. Now Picasso, a 10-month-old pit bull-corgi mix who was rescued from a high-kill animal shelter in Southern California, is an international celebrity. Liesl Wilhardt, executive director of Luvable Dog Rescue, the organization that rescued Picasso, said the bark around Picasso started after Luvable posted videos of him on its Instagram account. Other media outlets chased the story and…

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Chomper & Lily, Pit bulls, help police nab car theft suspect!

A pair of suspected car thieves were arrested Tuesday, and Unified Police say a Midvale resident’s pit bulls helped them apprehend one of the suspects. A police pursuit began when a patrolman spotted a Chevy Malibu driving erratically along Ft. Union Boulevard. The Malibu had been stolen in Holladay on Monday. When the officer attempted to stop the car, the driver allegedly sped off and eventually crashed the vehicle in a Midvale neighborhood. Police say…

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Pit Bull Who Died in House Fire Is Brought Back to Life by Hero Firefighters

| WBTV Charlotte Molly is perhaps the very definition of “lucky dog.” Firefighters in Charlotte, North Carolina responded to a house fire, and she had to be taken out of the house by first responders. When they brought her out to the front yard, she was completely unresponsive, but thanks to the tireless efforts of the rescue crew, she was revived!Johnique Peay is Molly’s human mom and lived at the property that caught fire. She…

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Pitbulls: Everything You Need to Know

Whether you love them, fear them or are on the fence about them, pit bull terriers are extremely popular and part of just about every community in the U.S. And while the dogs enjoy increasing popularity, many people who still aren’t sure about them buy the many myths and hysteria that surrounds them, and Best Friends wants to help folks learn the truth about pit bull terriers. Here you can learn all about pit bulls,…

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Dog Rescue Stories: Precious Pit Bull Rocco Chose His Forever Mom!

Meet Rocco and his forever mom, Lisa!!! “This is my 7 year old pit bull terrier mix, Rocco, who was rescued from the San Diego Humane Society. Now, I know normally we decide to go and find a dog, but I truly believe Rocco found me. I was at the Humane Society looking at another dog, who unfortunately was not the right fit for me. As soon as we put him back in his room,…

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