START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good


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

- 151 days ago -
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 )

- 151 days ago -
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 )

- 281 days ago -
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 )

- 467 days ago -
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 )

- 661 days ago -
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 )

- 895 days ago -
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 )

- 1427 days ago -
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 )

- 1436 days ago -
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 )

- 1470 days ago -
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 )

- 1512 days ago -
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 )

- 1541 days ago -
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 )

- 1621 days ago -
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 )

- 1669 days ago -
Two days ago, pit bulls were named one of nine dangerous pets "not meant to be domesticated" by the Huffington Post. Hundreds of 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 )

- 1676 days ago -
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 )

- 1690 days ago -
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

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Offbeat

Most Active Stories Today in Offbeat tagged with pit bulls

top story finders in Offbeat

1. AniMae Chi 146 popular stories

2. Natasha Salgado 146 popular stories

3. Carole K. 129 popular stories

4. Richard S. 120 popular stories

5. Laura H. 82 popular stories

6. Ana MESNER 76 popular stories

7. Nancy Wiley 69 popular stories

8. Dalia H. 66 popular stories

9. charles mclachlan 66 popular stories

10. Alexandra G. 64 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!