Tag Archive for: PIt Bulls

Denver overturns 30 year pit bull ban

Voters in Denver overturned the 30-year-old pit bull ban earlier this week. The Ballot Measure 2J received more than 65 percent approval. An ordinance banning ownership of pit bulls passed in 1989 after a number … Read More

Red alert to save Kilo: Pup’s owner walked out of his life at shelter

Four-year-old Kilo was driven to the shelter by his family. They no longer wanted him. As his life was being processed by staff at California’s Riverside Animal Shelter, his owner turned around and walked away. … Read More

New York judge rules Chunk the pit bull will not be euthanized

In Concord, New York, a judge decided on Tuesday that Chunk the pit bull will not be euthanized for biting a mail carrier. The dog, however will be required to be microchipped, subject to certain … Read More

Dogs pumped up on performance-boosting drugs rescued

In Uniondale, Long Island, authorities rescued 28 dogs on Thursday night from a suspected dog fighting ring. A number of the dogs had been pumped up with performance-boosting drugs.

According to the Daily News, … Read More

Meet ‘Manny’: Life in danger at crowded California shelter

Meet Manny; his life is in danger at the City of San Bernardino County Animal Control because he’s the dog with the longest stay at the shelter. Manny has been available for adoption since August … Read More

Owner left dog tied to street sign when shelter refused to take him

When a friendly blue and white pit bull mix was brought into the San Bernardino Animal Shelter last week by her alleged owner, the two arrived at the shelter in a taxi from San Diego. … Read More

Someone traumatized this poor dog: Now he needs our help

At the Wichita Animal Shelter, a traumatized dog needs the help of volunteers and animal advocates. Brought in as a stray early last week, his time is running out. Sadly, he is so stressed he … Read More

‘A Dog’s Way Home’ celebrates human-animal bond and dogs selfless loyalty

The movie, “A Dog’s Way Home” is a feel good movie  and just what we need at the turbulent beginning of 2019. The Sony picture, which hit the theaters Thursday, celebrates the human-animal bond, the … Read More

Animal Coalition Unlimited holding Christmas raffle and auction fundraiser

A rescue group in Oregon is planning an online Christmas raffle and auction to help defray the costs of the dogs currently in their care. Animal Coalition Unlimited believes that every dog deserves a second … Read More

Update on emaciated Willow found starving at vacant house

On Sunday, an emaciated pit bull now named Willow was discovered under a New Orleans house by the St. Landry Parish Animal Control & Rescue. Willow was dying.

Moments after Willow was rescued, the … Read More