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Free Bobo

Animals  (tags: animalrights, animaladvocates, dogs, death, pets, law )

- 1002 days ago -
Bobo has done no harm and is a loved family dog. He was seized by Hume City Council because THEY think he looks like a pit bull. Bobo was enrolled in dog obedience by his owner and has glowing references.

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Past Member (0)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 1:52 pm
Only noted Katka I don't use FB kisses&hugs :)

Christeen Anderson (656)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 1:59 pm
Please set him free. Thank you.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 2:17 pm
Signed and shared on FB, thanks Katka

Katka Oelmann (264)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 2:19 pm
SORRY, the link is wrong. Please use

Past Member (0)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 2:27 pm
Noted. But there's no information provided as to what occurred.

Brenda Nelson (3)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 2:47 pm
A badly socialized dog of any breed is more of a risk than a well socialized bully breed - by the way - there is no such breed of dog as a pit bull this is simply a blanket term used for any dog of general appearance.

Ruth L. (329)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 3:00 pm
Signed and noted. Thanks Katka

Michelle Roesch (5)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 3:06 pm
signed & noted

Lisa Neste (751)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 3:13 pm
Thanks for signing the petition. Thanks Katka!

Birgit W. (155)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 3:20 pm
Thank you Katka

Henriette Matthijssen (149)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 3:24 pm
Unable to sign as I am not on facebook, but I will forward! Thanks Katka.

Agnes N. (703)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 3:36 pm
Thanks Henriette, Katka
Thanks for signing the petition!

Liz No FWDS Gillard (91)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 3:44 pm
Noted with hope in my heart for Bobo to be given back to his loved ones,i still think of lovely Lennox who was treated so badly and killed because of his looks!!!!! Unable to sign as not on Facebook.

Sherri AWAY Martin (100)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 3:54 pm
Signed and shared to Facebook

Angelika R. (145)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 3:58 pm
signed and shared, thx!

naomi cohen (44)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 3:59 pm
this is so out of control. thank you, katka. poor baby...because he LOOKS like a pitbull. not to mention, i know quite a few pits, and they are so sweet. signed.

. (0)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 4:28 pm
Sorry. No FB.

Eternal Gardener (750)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 5:02 pm
Couldn't sign, NO FB!

Kathy Chadwell (362)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 5:27 pm
signed shared on facebook. 18,425 Kathy Chadwell
HERE we go again. Personally I think he looks more like a Lab. Are Labs also on their kill list? I hate stupid people :(

Michael Carney (218)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 6:16 pm
Noted, and signed

Ingrid A. (532)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 7:14 pm
Its done.

Natasha Salgado (672)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 7:15 pm
What a ridiculous reason to take this poor dog...Let him go. Please,thanks.

MmAWAY M. (483)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 7:27 pm
Thank you Henriette for alerting me to this! Prayers!

Giana Peranio-Paz (406)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 7:49 pm
Noted, signed and shared. Thanks Katka.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 9:15 pm
Sorry , I couldn't reach site , error found , Thanks KatKa .

Constance F. (429)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 9:18 pm
Thank you for posting ! previously signed.

caroline s. (81)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 10:53 pm
dear Katka, I don't use FB....
kill him because of his appearance ?? that is so ridiculous, ignorant people ;-((

Leslene Dunn (79)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 11:23 pm
Noted and signed - It is just beyond me as to how countries are allowed to get away with this. If it were my dog, they would die trying and still not get it right and there is just no way in hell that I would hand over one of my dogs to someone else to be put down. Just no way!!!! They need to fight to save him.

FulviaAway M. (323)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 11:24 pm
Sorry I cannot sign, don't use facebook! No alternative petition, elsewhere, please?
I'll pass it on, and I'll pray... This is so stupid, can't accept it! Good no one wants to kill people for what they look like!

Kim O. (395)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 12:20 am
Noted, but sorry, no Facebooks!

Mariette G. (170)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 2:51 am
Noted and signed. I could sign without using Facebook - there is a Care2 petition. Thanks Katka and Henriette!

Fi T. (18)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 4:13 am
Being a pitbull is not a sin

Danuta Watola (1257)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 4:14 am

Joy Wong (88)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 5:01 am
Noted and signed.

Abdessalam Diab (145)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 6:02 am
Noted. Thanks henriette for the forward.

Ruth C. (264)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 6:08 am
Animals should not pay for being a certain breed, that is unfair, there are no bad animals only bad cruel people!

Tanya W. (61)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 6:15 am
Noted but wouldn't me sign as I am not on face book.

Erika M. (202)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 7:25 am

Jeannine L. (3)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 7:46 am
Signed and shared..

Dawn Mason (135)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 8:12 am
Sadly noted!

Amy E. (66)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 8:24 am

Frans Badenhorst (573)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 8:57 am
thanks katka (noted - no FB, sorry :(....) ♥

. (0)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 9:07 am
Thanks Katka and Henriette for the fwd. Will share. Another dog facing death because he looks like a pit bull. Seems to be no end to human stupidity and no end to BSL.

Gabriele R. (26)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 9:27 am
signed,noted and shared

Divergent revolution (328)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 9:39 am facebook for me

Catherine Turley (192)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 10:00 am
thanks for the forward, toni.

Liliana D. (123)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 10:11 am
aww poor doggy, I pray for a happy ending
noted and very sorry not being able to sign (no FB)

Many Feathers (137)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 10:13 am
dog profiling...

Valerie H. (133)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 10:18 am
Thank you - signed

Barb Knight (1690)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 10:22 am
I signed and tried to share with 10 people on FB but not sure it went through. God, please set Bobo FREE. This precious baby hasn't done one thing wrong! And I ask that you would touch peoples' hearts and minds to see and also know/understand that pitbulls are not bad dogs. In Jesus' name I ask, amen! TY Katka, hope my prayer helps!!

Elaine Al Meqdad (271)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 10:42 am

Yvonne F. (176)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 10:49 am
Sorry, not on fb!!! I hope a lot will sign!!! Thanks for posting, Katka

Emma S. (238)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 10:56 am
Noted, but not allowed to sign because I don't do FB. Thanks, Katka.

Debbie W. (136)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 11:02 am

Iain A. (65)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 11:16 am
noted, Thanks Toni

Lisa Gourley (35)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 11:22 am

Katka Oelmann (264)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 11:23 am
SORRY, the link is wrong. Please use

Beth M. (236)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 11:28 am

Bruno Moreira (61)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 11:33 am
noted thanks for the article!

Patricia Cannell (846)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 11:45 am
Noted and shared. Thanks!

Malgorzata Zmuda (185)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 12:20 pm

Past Member (0)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 12:50 pm
Sorry Catka, I couldn't reach site , error found . Thanks .

Abo r. (106)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 12:55 pm
Thanks Katka for the posting and Henreitte for forwarding.
Noted and signed.

michelle l. (41)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 1:08 pm

Elizabeth M. (68)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 1:38 pm
Noted only Katka as not a FB member. I wish the best for Bobo.

iveta NoFwdsPls cer (65)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 2:43 pm
Sorry Katka not on FB I wish to sign. Thanks

Gina Caracci (223)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 3:10 pm
Noted but wont use FB apps.
Another example of discrimination for NO LOGICAL REASON

. (0)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 3:18 pm
Noted thanks

Sandi C. (230)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 3:31 pm
noted don't do fb.

deb s. (145)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 3:37 pm
Don't judge a book by it's cover DON''T judge Bobo give him back to his loving owners what gives you the right simply because of how he looks don't get blood on your hands and do the right thing to return him he did no wrong and has strong references and had obedience class down right ignorant on your part to deprive this animal from his owners for a invalid reason

Penny C. (94)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 3:53 pm

Natalie V. (27)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 4:21 pm
noted / already signed

Heidi Aubrey (16)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 5:01 pm
Did not sign. Will not sign any petition that requires me to have a facebook account.

desanka sandulovic (415)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 5:24 pm
Not on FB ... sorry. Thank you Katka.

Eternal Gardener (750)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 5:26 pm
Sorry Katka, still couldn't sign without a FB account...

Laura H. (946)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 5:56 pm
Want to sign but am not on facebook.
(and couldn't pay me to be!)

Laurie H. (808)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 6:55 pm
Thank you for sending Toni and Katka for this post!! Signed & Shared=This baby has glowing references and is INNOCENT=this is a terrible mistake to punish the INNOCENT!!!!~This cannot happen=I want the best for BOBO=Free Him, PLEASE~

Aaron Bouchard (159)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 6:58 pm
Signed and noted thanks

magdika cecilia Perez (131)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 7:03 pm
thank you

Laurie H. (808)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 7:30 pm
Thank you Ruth as well, for sending over!!!~

Marie W. (67)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 7:49 pm
People have gone stupid crazy.

Michelle S. (462)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 7:53 pm
Not a FB member so cannot sign. While at the site I was horrified to see how many petitions are out for innocent dogs on death row. It's astounding how so-called "humans" manage to demonize every living creature except themselves. God help us. We know not what we do.

Emilia M. (9)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 9:31 pm
What the heck?! You have to have FB just to sign the petition?!! I guess it's a sad thing it won't be receiving mine because I don't have FB. All I can say is I hope they don't put Bobo to sleep.

Heidi C. (31)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 11:15 pm
Signed and Shared..:)

Katka Oelmann (264)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 11:34 pm
SORRY, the link is wrong. Please use

Past Member (0)
Friday March 1, 2013, 12:17 am
Thank you Katka, action taken and petition signed

Katka Oelmann (264)
Friday March 1, 2013, 1:08 am
Unfortunately it is not possible to sign for Bobo without a FB account. I just started a care2 petition: please sign here and share it with your friends:

I am sorry for the confusion.

Past Member (0)
Friday March 1, 2013, 2:04 am
thx Katka signed noted shared :)

Julia R. (295)
Friday March 1, 2013, 2:07 am
Noted, Signed & Shared! This sounds like Lennox, a very loving sweet-natured dog who was taken from his family just because he looked like a pit bull. Lennox never harmed anyone but was still put down because of what he looked like! It was a heartbreaking story! I sure hope that our petition will help this dog who is such a victim of injustice. I will pray for Bobo and his family!

Pogle S. (88)
Friday March 1, 2013, 2:42 am

Past Member (0)
Friday March 1, 2013, 3:30 am
no face book sorry

Unnikrishnan Sasidharan (43)
Friday March 1, 2013, 5:22 am

Pat A. (117)
Friday March 1, 2013, 6:36 am
So sorry - don't use FB - but I hope and pray that Bobo will be returned to his family. What a lovely dog - and he doesn't even look like a pitbull (not that that means a bad thing, as pitbulls can be as loving as any other dog) - but what lunatic took him away from his family?

Tanya W. (61)
Friday March 1, 2013, 7:17 am
HI Katka, I have signed your petition tonight for Bobo. Hugs to you too.

Suheyla C. (231)
Friday March 1, 2013, 9:27 am
Signed¬ed Thanks Katka
Thank you Dear my Sara for sharing.

Vivien Green (153)
Friday March 1, 2013, 10:30 am
Sorry Katka and Toni who gave me the "heads up " on this peition, i cannot sign as I have bocked causes on FB due to lack of time. However will post om my FB wall and shre in animals groups also.

Esther Z. (96)
Friday March 1, 2013, 3:19 pm
Noted and signed.

Sandi C. (230)
Friday March 1, 2013, 4:38 pm
can't sign don't do fb.

Richelle Rausch (43)
Friday March 1, 2013, 5:46 pm
Signed for Bobo. Pit bulls are wonderful and deserve to live with love.

Julie E. (373)
Friday March 1, 2013, 6:44 pm
Signed, noted and shared.

Jade N. (22)
Friday March 1, 2013, 6:54 pm

Past Member (0)
Friday March 1, 2013, 7:21 pm

LMj Recovering Sunshine (144)
Friday March 1, 2013, 9:06 pm

Nancy Black (303)
Friday March 1, 2013, 10:08 pm
Noted, tweeted, and shared. Another example of judging my appearances. Most of us are lucky that we aren't judged totally by appearances.

Past Member (0)
Friday March 1, 2013, 10:22 pm

Gloria picchetti (305)
Friday March 1, 2013, 10:30 pm

Mike H. (245)
Friday March 1, 2013, 11:54 pm
Action taken

Marika Taddia (76)
Saturday March 2, 2013, 1:52 am
Signed both!

Past Member (0)
Sunday March 3, 2013, 8:33 am
Done on FB and signed your Care2 petition also, TU

Elsie Au (264)
Monday March 4, 2013, 7:32 am
Done, thanks

Valerie Disle (66)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 7:41 pm
Signed. Thank you

Suheyla C. (231)
Saturday March 9, 2013, 9:41 am
Noted, signed and shared. Thanks Katka.

Laurie S. (73)
Sunday March 10, 2013, 7:50 am
Thanks for signing the petition

Cinzia Palamara (43)
Friday March 15, 2013, 2:36 am
Noted, signed and shared. Thank you very much Katka for the great work you are doing.
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