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This Amazing Video Shows How Pit Bulls and Kids Can Be the Best of Friends
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, dogs, pit bulls, children )

Cher
- 151 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
Pit bulls are by far the most stigmatized dogs in the companion animal world. Many immediately fear them thinking that they are inherently dangerous
How People Make Good Dogs Go Bad
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, dogs, pit bulls )

Cher
- 151 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
New research by Bristol University shows that aggressive behavior has almost nothing to do with dog breed and everything to do with their past and present caretakers. (There were a few slight correlations between breed and certain types of aggression
Trend: Drug Dealers Have Moved on From Pit Bulls as Pets to Aligators
Offbeat  (tags: drug dealers, crime, pets, pit bulls, aligators, interesting )

Giana
- 281 days ago - trutv.com
Well we can all breathe a sigh of relief because according to police, drug dealers are no longer keeping pit bulls as pets.
Cat Nurses Week-Old Pit Bull Puppy! VIDEO!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, pets, cats, pit bulls, puppies )

Cher
- 467 days ago - abcnews.go.com
A cat at the Cleveland Animal Protective League is nursing a week-old pit bull puppy back to health
Missouri Town Is Outraged Over Pit Bull Roundup
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, dogs, pit bulls, roundup, pets, protection )

Cher
- 661 days ago - dogster.com
Officers in Sikeston seized Pits who were family pets -- including dogs who just looked like Pits.
Life Of Crime Not Fit For A Pit
Offbeat  (tags: animals, dogs, pets, protection, pit bulls )

Cher
- 895 days ago - globalanimal.org
A homeless man robbing people with a pit bull has forever lost his canine accomplice. Scooter, a four-year old pit bull, accompanied the man who used her as a weapon to intimidate innocent victims he robbed. When the man was finally apprehended,
Ban Forces Dog Whisperer to Leave Pit Bull Behind
Offbeat  (tags: animals, dogs, pit bulls, ban, pets, protection, environment )

Cher
- 1427 days ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
There are some problems even the Dog Whisperer can't solve
Pit Bulls: America's Dogs Help Wounded Warriors
Offbeat  (tags: wounded soldiers, pit bulls, maglined, therapy dogs, compassion, volunteers, bonding )

Simone
- 1436 days ago - animals.change.org
For three months, Anthony Barnett of Game Dog Guardian and his therapy dogs helped our wounded warriors by volunteering at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Topeka, Kansas. Anthony would faithfully bring his two registered therapy dogs,
Pit Bulls: It's Not All in How They're Raised
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Cher
- 1470 days ago - animals.change.org
Nothing has brought the debate of Nature vs. Nurture to the mainstream quite like pit bulls have. People who say, "it's all in how you raise them," are well-intentioned, wanting to help these dogs overcome an undeserved bad rap, and I appreciate that.
Your Morning Adorable: Pit Bull Plays With Kitten! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, pets, pit bulls, kittens, protection )

Cher
- 1512 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
We're suckers for animals that have a soft spot for babies.
Miami-Dade County Pit Bull Owners Use Service-Animal Loophole to Skirt Breed Ban
Offbeat  (tags: animals, pets, ban, pit bulls, service animals, loophole )

Cher
- 1541 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
Officials in Miami-Dade County say a small but growing group of pit bull owners has found a loophole in the county's ban against the breed
Mafia War(s) Declared on Animals!
Offbeat  (tags: games, depictions, pit bulls, animals, fighting mean machines, mafia )

Simone
- 1621 days ago - blog.peta.org
The popular Facebook game Mafia Wars has just introduced a new game "tool": animals to use in the fights, including but not limited to snarling pit bulls. Sure, it's just a game, but perpetuating the image of pit bulls as fighting machines is reckless
Victory! Huffington Post Removes Pit Bulls From List of Dangerous Pets
Offbeat  (tags: animals, dogs, pit bulls, protection, pets )

Cher
- 1669 days ago - animals.change.org
Two days ago, pit bulls were named one of nine dangerous pets "not meant to be domesticated" by the Huffington Post. Hundreds of Change.org community members sent letters to the editor asking them to stop the spread of misinformation about these dogs
Pit Bull Rescued Twice in a Week
Offbeat  (tags: animals, dogs, rescued, pit bulls, environment, pets, protection )

Cher
- 1676 days ago - cbc.ca
For the second time in a week, Dano is resting at the Saint John Animal Rescue League after being rescued
Pit Bull Makes Headlines for Tripping Woman
Offbeat  (tags: pit bulls, maligned, tripping woman, headlines, stories, newspaper )

Simone
- 1690 days ago - animals.change.org
Earlier this week, The News Courier had the opportunity to print the words "pit bull" and "bite" in the same sentence ... although no one was actually bitten. Here's the story: Donna Wheat was walking her two small dogs who began a Napolean-esque
 

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