UP to 100 pit-bull
terriers and their owners will gather today in Dublin in a bid to reassure the public they aren't dangerous dogs.
But many pit-bull owners say that their dogs are sweet, loyal companions that have been unfairly singled out by the media and lawmakers.
People think pit-bull owners are all thugs and gang members," he tells JS.
shelters with a "Hooters for Neuters" bikini contest, also said he was shocked at news that his pit-bull trainer planned to open a brothel in Nevada.
Pit bulls and pit-bull mixes comprise 25 percent of shelter dogs, and 41 percent of all dogs euthanized.
Supreme Court has declined to hear an appeal from two Florida lawyers who were ordered disciplined by the Florida Supreme Court for their ads which included a drawing of a pit bull and a 1-800 PIT-BULL
Pit bulls and pit-bull
mixes make up 25 percent of the dogs taken into the city's animal shelter, but the breed accounts for 41 percent of all euthanized dogs.
Of the 23 attacks, all but one involved pit bulls or pit-bull
In August, animal-control officers rounded up two dozen roaming dogs in Lake Los Angeles and in north and east Lancaster in a crackdown inspired by an upsurge in pit-bull
attacks since spring.
Of this year's attacks, all but one involved pit bulls or pit-bull
There is no possibility of ending violence in this society as long as children can watch animal abuse go unpunished - from a Doberman lying in a pool of blood in the front yard to a pit-bull
fight going on in the back yard every weekend.
Of an estimated 17,000 pit bulls and pit-bull
mixes found wandering the streets, thousands are throwaway fighting veterans, maimed and mangled, officials said.