A Washington, Ill.-based National Guardsman and his 6-month-old pit bull puppy had a happy reunion earlier this week when the dog was finally found nine days after the guardsman's apartment building was destroyed by mid-November's devastating tornado. [ more › ]
WASHINGTON, Ill. (AP) — A six-month-old pit bull that was buried under a pile of rubble for more than a week after a tornado ripped through a central Illinois city has been coaxed to freedom with hot dogs and reunited with his owner...
Jacob Montgomery's apartment was destroyed when a tornado ripped through Washington, Ill., on Nov. 17. The Illinois Guardsman survived, but was separated from his 6-month-old pit bull, Dexter. Nine days later — a miracle.
Two dogs who became viral stars of the Internet have found themselves a new forever home. Last week, a picture of siblings Jeffrey and Jermaine snuggling made them the Internet's favorite Pit Bulls. It wasn't just that they look adorable snuggling. Show More Summary
Share this image Dexter's Facebook page puts it beautifully: Dexter is a 13-year-old Pit Bull who was rescued about four years ago from a high-kill shelter in California. Though his origins are a mystery, the scars on his body are evidence of a life of neglect and abuse, and it's suspected that he was used as a bait dog before being discarded. Show More Summary
Yonkers, NY – A pit bull has been euthanized after it attacked a 5-year-old boy earlier this month inside an apartment in Yonkers, and bit off his penis. On the morning of Nov 10, the boy was visiting his grandmother, Melissa Pettiford, and asked if he could play a video game. Show More Summary
A pit bull attack has left a 5 year old New York boy mutilated and in serious condition. The boy suffered multiple bite wounds, lacerations and a severed penis according to his mother. The five year old boy was visiting his aunt when he tried to climb onto the bed with the six year old... Show More Summary
An epic drug bust resulted in the seizure of all kinds of goodies by the city's Special Narcotics Prosecutor yesterday, including two guns, more than 20 pounds of weed, two pit bulls and an 8-foot-long python, all which were crammed together in a Harlem basement within spitting distance of a playground. [ more › ]
Last month dog lovers, and, in particular, Pit Bull fans celebrated National Pitbull Awareness Month, designed to change perceptions and stereotypes about Pit Bulls and their responsible owners. Fortunately, celebrities such as Rachael Ray and Denise Richards are getting on board. Show More Summary
This weekend's United States Grand Prix in Austin was a very good one for the Infiniti Red Bull Team. Sebastian Vettel scored another decisive win, Mark Webber finished third, they got to meet Matt Hardigree, and now it turns out they did the fastest pit stop of all time. Read more...
With all the fanfare and focus surrounding Sebastian Vettel’s record-breaking eighth consecutive grand prix victory in a single season at the U.S. Grand Prix, some viewers may have missed another impressive Red Bull record. With Vettel...Show More Summary
Pit Bulls Chew Through Woman’s Car While Chasing A Cat A Florida woman says she is more concerned for safety of the children in her neighborhood than for her car after two raging pit bulls chewed through the body of
Red Bull Racing set a new record for the fastest ever F1 pit stop last weekend during the United States Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas.
Two stray Lab-pit bull mixes found wandering the Philadelphia streets in October are devoted to each other. What perhaps is more remarkable is that of the canine brothers is blind. The Chester County (Penn.) SPCA posted the above photo of Jeffrey, the sightless dog, and Jermaine on its Facebook page. Show More Summary
Red Bull Racing driver Sebastian Vettel grabbed all the headlines when he won his eighth straight Formula 1 race at the United States Grand Prix. But his teammate, Mark Webber, may have also set a record with the fastest pit stop ever recorded. Show More Summary
Tess, a 1-year-old blue pit bull, was turned in as a stray to the Indio Animal Care Center in Indio, Calif. in January 2013. As soon as shelter workers saw her condition, they immediately started calling rescues knowing they couldn't financially absorb the medical costs she would need to recover. Show More Summary
"Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" viewers expressed outraged over an "abusive" dog trainer Kim Richards hired to help with her pit bull, Kingsley. Here's what expert dog behaviorist Jonathan Klein has to say.
Keep a Pit Bull expiration-week trading rule in mind today The Asian majors closed down sharply and in Europe 9 of 12 markets are trading lower this morning. Today’s economic and earnings calendar starts with the MBA purchase applications,...Show More Summary
WILTON, CT – A 56-year-old woman is the hospital after her pit bull attacked and proceeded to entirely remove one of her arms and partially remove the other. She was rescued by passing motorists who heard her screaming for help fromShow More Summary
If domestic animals had motor vehicles, motorcycles would belong to cats. Let's start with dogs to set up the analogy. Stout dogs such as Pit Bulls would drive banged-up Ford pickups from the 1970s. Border Collies? The Chevy Camaro. Great Danes? Eighteen-wheelers -- strictly Kenworth. Show More Summary