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'Hulk' the Dog May Be the World's Biggest Pit Bull (Videos & Text)
Offbeat  (tags: gentle pit bull, amazing, pets, pit bulls, videos )

BarbKnigh
- 18 days ago - aol.com
If you already thought pit bulls looked intimidating, just wait until you meet what possibly might be the world's biggest pit bull. This dog is a mere seventeen months old, but he already weighs in at over 173 lbs -- and appropriately...
Woman Accused of Ordering Two Pit Bulls to Attack Deputy
Offbeat  (tags: animals, off-beat, news, Pit Bulls )

Angela
- 42 days ago - pix11.com
BROOKSVILLE, Fla. (PIX11) -- A woman in Florida was arrested after investigators say she tried to get two pit bulls to attack a deputy.
Pit Bull Bans Are On Their Way Out
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, news, pit bulls, animals )

JeanisAWA
- 101 days ago - thedodo.com
Bans on pit bulls -- like the prohibition in Denver, Colo., that makes it unlawful to own a dog who "displays the majority of physical traits" of a pit bull -- are progressively looking like a thing of the past.
How People Make Good Dogs Go Bad
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, dogs, pit bulls )

Cher
- 302 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
- 432 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
- 617 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
- 811 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
- 1046 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
- 1578 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
- 1587 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
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, dogs, pit bulls, pets )

Cher
- 1621 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
- 1662 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
- 1691 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
- 1772 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
 

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