After gnawing away on a forbidden insole, an adorably guilt-ridden gray pit bull named Drako aka Moto moto in Tortuguitas, Buenos Aires, Argentina shamefully hid little face behind Oddie, his beautiful long-haired dachshund brother when their human, Daniel Martino, angrily confronted the canine siblings with evidence of the crime. Who was it? Who did this […]
Tigger is a dog with a condition known as “lobster claw” syndrome ? but he really resembles more of a kangaroo. The 2-year-old pit bull mix was born with ectrodactyly, a rare birth defect causing his front legs to end about six inches before they should, with deformed paws that are split in a claw-like fashion. Show More Summary
When NFL star Michael Vick pled guilty to running a dog fighting ring on his property in 2007, he sparked instant and intense outage across the country. Vick’s violence against pit bulls ? he also admitted to killing six to eight dogs...Show More Summary
Nobody puts Baby in a corner.
It is scarcely believable that the crude oil market is back in technical bull territory this far into August, after spending much of the previous trading month in a bear pit. Admittedly, the dollar’s vulnerability to mixed soundbites from the US Federal Reserve, on the possibility and timing of an [...]
On Monday, an elderly cat in Victoria, the capital of British Columbia, Canada, approached a pack of seven pit bulls, attacking one of them. If you buy into popular misconceptions that paint all pit bulls as inherently dangerous andShow More Summary
A Staten Island couple claims their pit bull Cesar is being treated unjustly by a city investigation that could end in the 7-year-old dog being put down. Kristina and Douglas Panattieri, along with their attorney Richard Bruce Rosenthal,...Show More Summary
A stray pit bull named Hero is on the mend after he was stabbed five times while saving a Georgia woman from a brutal attacker.
That’s a good boy! A heroic pit bull saved a woman from a knife attack in Georgia. The dog nicknamed, Hero, put his life on the line to help a woman apparently in a fight with another man. According to
WKBW.com: BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) – Two separate police raids ended with pit bull dogs shot in their respective homes. Pit bull dogs were shot after police raided houses in the past week. On the morning of Friday, July 29th, Michael Urban’s house was raided by the Buffalo Police Department, as their Narcotics Department executed 15 […]
The Panattieri family says a judge's sentence for their pit bull, which killed two dogs and a cat, violates due process rights.
A pit bull risked his life to save a woman from an attacker in Baldwin, Georgia. The pit bull, a 75-pound stray, jumped in front of the woman, leaving himself vulnerable to the knife-wielding attacker, according to DailyMail. Though he was successful in separating the woman from the attacker, the dog was stabbed five times... Show More Summary
The root cause of our view of pit bulls, Dickey argues, comes not from the animals themselves, but from our own ignorance, fear, and prejudice. Photo by iStockphoto There are flashpoints in our relationship with animals – controversies where people are divided on important topics, from vegetarianism to captive wildlife in zoos to deer management. Show More Summary
A pit bull mutt being dog-sat gnawed off a housekeeper’s toe at the start of her shift.
Northern Ireland took away a man's pet because they say the dog looks like a pit bull.
These dogs endured a tragic set of circumstances, but they’re now beginning a much happier chapter in their lives. The Newark, New Jersey branch of the Associated Humane Popcorn Park Shelter received a call last week regarding a pit bull named Ginger and Yorkshire terrier named Simon. Show More Summary
Every dog has its day. Pup-centric website BarkPost has honored a very special pit bull in its on-going video series, Dog’s Best Day, which aims to give one well-deserving pooch 24-hours of total tail-wagging wonderment. Cherry Garcia,...Show More Summary
A pit bull and Yorkie are recovering about being rescued from a scorching hot tar roof in Newark, NJ. The Associated Humane Societies says that their Newark branch's officers found the canines "frantically 'dancing' on the roof in an attempt to stop their feet from burning" on Friday afternoon. [ more › ]