When the word “Pit Bull” and “attack” are in a sentence, most know exactly where the story is going. For proponents of pit bulls, it means another unfortunate incident that will cast a shadow over their favorite breed. Opponents of pit bulls, see more of the same. Show More Summary
Nikki Reed steps out looking stylish as she runs some errands on Monday (November 24) in Beverly Hills, Calif. The 26-year-old actress wrote a plea for pit bulls on her Instagram that day, along with a picture of her giving her adopted pit bull a kiss on the nose. “URGENT!!! PLEASE READ IMMEDIATELY!!! As a [...]
Moreauville reportedly passed the law in October after receiving reports that dangerous and 'vicious' dogs were roaming its roads.
Hot men and puppies. That's really all we need in life, right? The teaser for the second annual "Bick's Pits" calendar has been released, and it's the cutest ever. You might need to sit down for this one. The "Bick's Pits" calendar, which becomes available Dec. Show More Summary
"They're going to have to take him from my cold, dead hands before they get a hold of him"
The federal Endangered Species Act (ESA) is widely known for being the primary law in the United States that focuses on protecting biodiversity, and also for being a “pit bull” of environmental laws that has few exceptions and broad sweep. (For instance, the ESA was a major component of the litigation strategy by environmental groups […]
A pair of puppies no older than eight weeks were found dumped in a trash bag and thrown in with leaf bags that had been collecting behind a Massachusetts gas station.
The fight over whether or not pit bulls are inherently vicious, dangerous animals or perfectly friendly family oriented pets that are potentially as loving, if not more so, than any other member of the canine community, has been raging...Show More Summary
A village in Louisiana has taken the step of banning residents from owning pit bulls and Rottweilers. And that doesn't just mean banning new dog purchases — Moreauville, Louisiana, announced it will impound dogs from any households that have not gotten rid of the animals by Dec. Show More Summary
A Texas couple is being sued for $1 million by the owner of four pit bulls that killed its 10-year-old beagle last month. Steve Baker said the pit bulls, owned by neighbor Emerald White, came into his yard and jointly tore his beagle...Show More Summary
Jeanette Hawes is sad. She has any number of reasons to be sad. One reason she’s sad might be that her brother’s pit bull was killed. If you’ll take a look at this story here, Jeanette Hawes in Augusta, Georgia tells the press that her neighbor didn’t have to stab her brother’s dog. She didn’t […]
In May of 2013, photographer Lori Fusaro decided to share her passion for getting more senior pets adopted, a passion inspired by her beloved Pit Bull, Sunny. She started a Facebook page called My Old Dog, which led to a book deal and...Show More Summary
A lot of people are still scared of Pit Bulls. Despite the efforts of their human admirers to debunk myths and half-truths about the breed, "pit bull" is still common shorthand for a dog that's vicious, mean, and violent. The next time...Show More Summary
The owner of three pit bulls and a pit-bull mix is seeking up to $1 million in damages after her dogs entered the Houston-area property of her neighbor and fatally attacked her neighbor’s 10-year-old beagle. Emerald White said she was trying to retrieve her four dogs from her neighbor’s...
Back in 2007, a black-and-white Pit Bull was one of 49 dogs rescued from the Bad Newz Kennels dog-fighting ring owned by football player Michael Vick. With the dog having experienced very little in the way of positive interactions with...Show More Summary
Gee, wonder how the deceased beagle is feeling? The poor, 10 year-old beagle never stood a chance against the four pit bulls who tore him apart in his own backyard.
But not before it bit her, and that's why she's suing the beagle's owners for over $200,000. First of all, I don't think this is one of those cases that involves the debate whether pit bulls are inherently vicious or... Related Stories Hose-Entanglement Case Filed in Louisiana Lawsuit Alleges Duck Attack Insurers Demand $2 Million for Negligent Squirrel-Torching
It's about time! It feels like everything we've heard about Kim Richards recently has been about her pit bull Kingsley biting people! Thankfully, for the safety of Kim, Kingsley, and everyone in Beverly Hills, the Real Housewife has finally decided to send her dog to a trainer following his fifth attack. And that's only counting aggressions towards people! There [...]
What happens when a big, scary pit bull encounters something that he's afraid of, like the landing at the top of a flight of stairs? [ more › ]
One of the cool things about being a dog-friendly company is that our lunchtime conversations tend to focus on all things dog. We all share tidbits about our dogs' lives, including all the TMI details. We also kvetch about pup parent...Show More Summary