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Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, pets, Breed Specific Legislation, law, humans, breed discrimination, pit bulls, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 3016 days ago -
Illinois state law currently prohibits municipalities from passing breed-specific laws.HB 1080 would undo this prohibition and permit any municipality to declare dogs dangerous based on breed,it was referred to the House Rules Committee on February 8 2011
Oppose HB 1080 - Allows Cities to Ban ANY Breed of Dog - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, canines, Breed Specific Legislation, breed discrimination, pets, humans, law, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 3023 days ago -
Since the Ryan Armstrong Act passed in 2003, Illinois has had one of the best dangerous dog/reckless owner laws in the nation. An important part of this law is that it prevents cities or counties from enacting any breed specific laws.
Its Not the Breed, It's the Owners - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, pit bulls, pets, breed specific legislation, discrimination, humans, society, law, protection, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 3023 days ago -
People keep blaming the breed, its NOT the breed, its the owners..the dogs get into the wrong hands, they are mistreated, they are starved, and they are forced to fight for their lives.. Why blame just the animal.
Protect Innocent Dogs From BSL! - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, pets, Breed Specific Legislation, pitbull, protection, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 3032 days ago -
No one should have to live in fear of dogs,especially a child. And no parent should ever know the pain of having their child attacked by a dog,or worse yet,losing their child in such an incident. All the victims of dog attacks,as well as their loved ones,
Hick Town Documentary Highlights Denver's Dog Discrimination
Animals  (tags: Dog Discrimination, Breed Specific Legislation, Shelters & Adoption, animal rights )

- 3105 days ago -
Denver's notorious breed ban was featured in a clip shown to a sold-out crowd at the premiere of the St. Louis International Film Festival on November 11. Folks from around the land had gathered to pay tribute to the late film director and home-town hero,
Bull%$#@! : The Pit Bull Controversy - Peabody, MA - North Shore Sunday
Animals  (tags: dogs, breed specific legislation, BSL, ban, Pit Bulls )

- 4324 days ago -
While some are leery of the dog because of its reputation or because of experience, most pit bull owners insist their dogs are lovable companions who are friendly and affectionate, especially with kids

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