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ACTION ALERT: Save Dre, a Pit Bull in Brighton, CO Who Has NEVER Hurt Anyone! PLEASE SIGN !


Animals  (tags: dre, misjustice, bsl, family pet, death sentence, court hearing )

Simone
- 1125 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
On the evening of July 26th, two dogs got out of their home because a child got a hold of the garage door remote and accidentally pressed the button. A family member was watching the kids and didn't even realize what had happened and that the dogs were



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Simone D. (1485)
Friday July 27, 2012, 11:29 pm
What the hell is going on with people lately, another dog taken and given the death sentence, Another innocent dog, Lennox all over again!
 

Heidi Aubrey (16)
Friday July 27, 2012, 11:55 pm
Signed and noted.
 

Michele Wilkinson (106)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 2:25 am
Noted and signed.
Thanks
 

Andrea Nemec (213)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 3:02 am
Noted and signed! Thanks!
 

Danuta Watola (1239)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 3:07 am
noted
 

Barbara Erdman (63)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 5:32 am
Noted and signed Simone :-0 Thanx
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 6:09 am
signed, TU
 

Teresa W. (757)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 6:20 am
noted and signed
 

Laura H. (938)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 7:19 am
Noted and signed. They must be stopped; STOP murdering our family members!!!
 

Constance F. (429)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 7:41 am
Thank you for posting ! Yes, Signed !
 

. (1)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 7:49 am
noted and signed. Thank you Simone.
 

Kay M. (345)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 8:39 am
signed w/hope.
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 12:07 pm
This poor pitbull must be so scared..the angel has done nothing wrong but being born a pitbull. I hope he will return home safetly (crossing my fingers)
Signed and Noted
 

. (0)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 1:00 pm
Signed. Thank you.
 

Elizabeth O. (91)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 3:14 pm
Signed.
 

Julie P. (54)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 6:38 pm
Signed and shared.
 

Regina P. (79)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 7:08 pm
Signed. Thanks
 

Mike H. (243)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 9:49 pm
Signed thanks Simone
Michael, You signed on July 28, 2012.
Your signature has been delivered to:
Brighton, CO Animal Control: Animal Control Officer Holly Hosker - HHosker@brightonco.gov; Animal Control Officer Julie Sanders - JSanders@brightonco.gov; Animal Control Officer Cessna Santana - csantana@brightonco.gov ; Chief of Police Clint R Blackhurs
 

Alison A. (242)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 10:35 pm
Signed and noted, thanks Simone.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 7:12 am
4893, thanks Simone
 

Beverly M. (88)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 10:28 am
Noted and signed ~ thank you Simone!
 

Elaine Al Meqdad (264)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 10:56 am
Signed & Noted! Please protect these precious pups!
 

Sarah G. (109)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 11:28 am
signed, thanks. Another injustice among so many!
 

Jessie Dijkstra (42)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 11:39 am
thank you so much for sharing this! i shared on about 300 of my friend's walls! i LOVE that Care2 no longer has a sharing limit of like 20 people like they used to have :) noted and signed of course, and now I am going to share this in my groups!
 

June M. (123)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 11:40 am
signed and noted with hope xx thanks for posting simone ♥
 

Florence Eaise (132)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 11:58 am
Thats unbelievable! Thank for posting this Simone i appreciate all the time you put in finding this and your other posts! Thanks for all you do for the animals! I signed shared and noted as well thanks again
 

Vicky P. (476)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 12:29 pm
signed and noted
 

Emilia Boccagna (15)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 12:57 pm
done
 

Brenda Towers (0)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 1:01 pm
N&S
 

Marlene Dinkins (264)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 1:02 pm
signed and noted thnx simone. i hope they do not kill them.
 

Roxann Shadrick (15)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 1:38 pm
Signed and Noted, Thank You Simone.
 

Lynne Buckley (0)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 2:02 pm
Signed
 

Mariette G. (166)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 2:08 pm
You can say that again Simone! What the hell is going on? I can't get my mind wrapped around the idea that an animal can be on trial or get the death sentence. Has the world gone totally mad? Signed, thanks Simone!
 

michelle m. (41)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 2:56 pm
Signed.
Thanks Simone.I am sick of morons discriminating against dogs because of their breed
 

june t. (66)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 3:08 pm
thanks for the post
 

Nelson Baker (0)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 3:13 pm
Signed
 

Gloria picchetti (302)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 3:15 pm
Signed. When I was a little kid there were "farm dogs" on chains that terrorized me to death when go out & back into the car. They weren't family pets. Dre is a family pet.
 

Gloria H. (88)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 3:24 pm
signed. tx
 

moAWAY b. (61)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 4:10 pm
please don't hunt pitbulls, they are nice dogs. Just watch Cesar Millan and his pack, see for yourself.
 

Dianne D. (472)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 4:42 pm
Signed. The author of the petition had a little attitude and if this her dogs, she isn't going to win the case. If she isn't the dog's owners, then they need to do some leg work and don't sit around and hope others will do it for them. They need to call the State attorney and find out what their rights are. They need to call the TV stations and tell their story on the air. They need to get as much support from the public as possible. Dre's life depends on them getting off of their butt and doing something about this. Don't have Chloe, the author help you though. The judge will not like her and will take it out on the dog.
 

Sandy G. (35)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 4:43 pm
Signed.
 

Kate Kenner (212)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 4:57 pm
It is as if people thrive ion the mania surrounding pit bulls. Really, how many cases are there of people being attacked? Look at the news and you will se who the killers are but these law enforcement people are so ignorant that they can not see reality. I am so sick of this mass frenzy when nothing has happened except the dog is a pit or looks like one. Law enforcement needs to start getting educated instead of feeding into the hysteria. I guess they are pretty stupid as well and since they are just dogs, just pit bulls,they don't give a damn. the dog, ran and barked and was excited. Every day I have to deal with the stupidity of people and that is the real crime.

Why are there not lawyers to help these dogs? People get lawyers when they are accused so why not dogs. It could be a whole new field of law. Goodness knows there are enough cases like this as we see in our animals groups on line.

Well, I do hope he get off. If only we all had the time and money to go and help al these dogs in person.
 

marie c. (166)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 5:28 pm
Well said Kate Kenner
Even this once again owners are responsible I do believe licensing should be brought back I have a Staffordshire bull terrier who is a darling but when she gets excited and barks she is scary In my house the monster who is so snappy terrible with other dogs and does not like children is my Chihuahua
Anyway signed and noted
 

Linda P. (0)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 7:09 pm
Signed and noted
 

Darlene W. (304)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 8:12 pm
signed and noted. Bless you all.
 

Terri Hughes (412)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 8:17 pm
''SIGNED''.....thanks Simone.....not again. We have already seen two Pit Bull dogs killed in the past fews weeks and now the law enforcement is gunning for another. These killings of Pit Bull dogs has to STOP. These dogs have NOT harmed anybody, in any way. These poor dogs have a label on them because they are Pit Bulls, no other reason. It's time to stop labeling these dogs as beein dangerous, they are NOT. ANY dog can be dangerous, its the way they are trained. PLEASE don't kill another innocent dog!!!!
 

Gysele van Santen (213)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 9:43 pm
signed, thnx.
 

Virginia Esquer (8)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 11:17 pm
signed, again it was an accident that the dogs got out, but usually dogs bark when let out without leash, not necessary they will bite, but of course people don't know that if i would be in the same position, but come on if a dog wants to bite you the dog will, just comes and charges you without warning or not even barking at you, than you call the dog a vicious, but by instinct dogs bark, they are just labeling because the dog looks like a pitbull, too much discriminating going out lately and the media and society that does not like this particular breed are making a huge deal or it. educate first and then judge.
 

marilyn byrne graziano (56)
Monday July 30, 2012, 2:46 am
What's happening lately? Every time there's a Pit Bull involved in some small incident it bounces to the headlines. I know a few people who have Pit Bulls and they are the sweetest dogs out!! Please remember that every time a dog gets out of control for some reason or another it's our fault and not the dog's. Marilyn Italy
 

Ruth C. (274)
Monday July 30, 2012, 3:15 am
Signed

Yesterday I saw a competition about dog agility and one of the dogs was a Pit Bull, his human friend showed him how to catch frisbees, that shows how any dog can be loving and not a killing machine!!
 

Past Member (0)
Monday July 30, 2012, 3:33 am
Signed and noted.
 

Victoria Pohrebna (279)
Monday July 30, 2012, 3:44 am
Signed!
 

janet f. (29)
Monday July 30, 2012, 4:55 am
terrible situation. signed
 

Donna Hamilton (159)
Monday July 30, 2012, 7:12 am
Noted and signed. Thanks.
 

Past Member (0)
Monday July 30, 2012, 7:52 am
Signed and noted.
 

anne barusta (0)
Monday July 30, 2012, 9:44 am
signed, I know, as humans we can do better than just kill.
 

Dan S. (9)
Monday July 30, 2012, 10:41 am
Signed. Thanks Simone!
 

Harshiita Sharma (137)
Monday July 30, 2012, 12:17 pm
Signed and shared!! This vicious cycle of breed discrimination and cold-blooded murder of innocent dogs is driving me crazy!!!
 

desanka AWAY (415)
Monday July 30, 2012, 2:36 pm
Lennox, Wicca...So sad, and there are so many more dogs in danger.
Signed the petition and wrote an email to the Chief of Police

TO: cblackhurst@brightonco.gov
*******
I'm writing to appeal to you and all the powers that be in Brighton, for reasonable and lawful judgment of Dre, the dog taken into custody on July 26 and held as a "vicious dog".
My understanding is that Dre has NEVER HARMED ANYONE. Dre may have barked in fear when being pursued by strangers, but didn't hurt anyone. There is no reason to destroy this innocent family dog!!!
Sincerely
 

Arild Warud (173)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 3:09 am
Signed,thanks Simone.
 

Melania Padilla (186)
Friday August 3, 2012, 11:15 am
So sick of this! SIgned, shared, and noted
 

Sergio Padilla (62)
Monday August 6, 2012, 2:19 pm
Signed and noted
 

Taryn H. (0)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 4:23 pm
signed, noted, and shared!!!!
 

Mary Riley (943)
Saturday August 11, 2012, 5:05 am
Does anyone have an update??
 

Mary Riley (943)
Saturday August 11, 2012, 5:11 am
Well, I kept looking and found an update on the petition page and here - http://www.snotfaceandtwiggy.com/2012/08/dres-story-spreads-across-the-world.html
 

Yvonne F. (176)
Sunday August 19, 2012, 8:38 am
Poor dog and poor family! thanks Simone
 

Jean B. (71)
Thursday September 13, 2012, 5:38 am
wonderful news! Dre was returned to his family!!!!!

http://www.examiner.com/article/colorado-pit-bull-threatened-with-euthansia-returns-home-to-family
 
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