ADVANCE FOR USE SATURDAY NOV. 2, 2013 AND THEREAFTER- In this Oct. 27, 2013 photo T.J. Yoakum poses for a portrait with Little Bear, the pit bull he rescued as a puppy, in Lincoln, Neb. Little Bear will compete in the DockDog long jumping competition at Super Retriever Crown [...]
Elle is the American Humane Association’s 2013 Hero Dog of the year. She is a Therapy Dog and has her AKC Canine Good Citizen certification. She is also an American Bull Terrier, often called a Pit Bull. Breeders say they are friendly, intelligent and make great family pets. Unfortunately there are [...]
Home | News Releases | Pit Bull Named Year’s Top “American Hero Dog” At the 2013 American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards Therapy Dog “Elle” Teaches Children About Dog Safety, Reading, and Overcoming Prejudice LOS ANGELES, October 6 – The nation’s top therapy dog, a pit bull named Elle [...]
4 hours ago Ron Barnhard spends time with his 3 year old mixed breed When Zoe, a 3-year-old pit bull mix, showed up sick last week at a Coral Springs, Fla., animal hospital, veterinarian Sofia Morales said there was no mystery about what was wrong with the dog. The [...]
Photo: Molly Waddell | The Houstonian Reggie is deaf. He has a Facebook page with 8,000 fans. He also raises money for charity. But what’s most interesting about him is that Reggie is a pit bull. When Lachrystal Ricke , associate professor of Mass Communication for Sam Houston State [...]
Staci Bryant playing with her one year-old pit bull Maci and her eleven month old daughter in her yard. Christopher Pike, Albany City Commissioner Mary Ligon, Citizen’s Advisory Committee Chair ALBANY, GA (WALB) – Albany city leaders have passed a motion to direct the city attorney to write a [...]
A pit bull terrier which has been banned in the UK This year alone, some 415 dogs classified as illegal have been added to an ever-growing “safe and exempt” list that lets stay as family pets. As of October 18 this year, 2,317 pit bull terriers, four Dogo [...]
Mansfield Rocco A pit bull rights group is demanding the ouster of the town’s animal control officer after another pit bull was put down at the Mansfield Animal Shelter this month. Called “Rocco’s Voice” after the blue-nosed pit euthanized in December, the group claims ACO Jeff Collins has a [...]
Shelters in most cities are FULL of pit bulls
"So, you want to get a new dog for your family. If you’re like most people, you’ve thought about buying a pooch from a reliable pet store or a reputable breeder. But before you buy, why don’t you consider adopting a dog from a shelter instead? Although getting a new pooch from a pet store…"
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AP Darden Earns A Red Lobster restaurant in Hialeah, Fla. (Photo: Alan Diaz, AP) A waitress who received a racial slur in lieu of a tip got a nice surprise from anonymous donors, and a rescued pit bull might have saved a young boy’s life: 1. After slur, waitress [...]