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North Carolina Should Give Fighting Dogs A Second Chance

ORANGE COUNTY, North Carolina – Dogfighting is a felony in all 50 states because the blood sport… usually accompanied by heavy wagering… is cruel to dogs. Yet in North Carolina most dogs rescued from such operations face an even harsher fate. Those that show scars and wounds from fighting are deemed dangerous and usually euthanized. Executing More...

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By thepitbullpress On Thursday, July 12th, 2018

Rhode Island Bill Aimed At Stopping Animal Mistreatment Signed Into Law

PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island – Gov. Gina Raimondo has signed a bill aimed at stopping animal mistreatment. The bill was inspired by a dog breeder in Warwick who was criticized for tethering pit bull-type dogs More...

By thepitbullpress On Tuesday, July 10th, 2018

Dog Beaten With A Baseball Bat For Defecating In His Crate Is Saved!

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – An 18-year-old was arrested after he was allegedly caught on camera beating a dog with a baseball bat. Clayton Sisco is charged with misdemeanor cruelty to a companion animal charge. He More...

By thepitbullpress On Sunday, July 8th, 2018

Vicktory Dog, Handsome Dan, Has Crossed The Rainbow Bridge

Another Vicktory Dog has crossed the rainbow bridge, Our hearts are with Handsome Dan’s family. Handsome Dan was one of the 22 dogs who came to Best Friends Animal Society from the estate of NFL quarterback, More...

By thepitbullpress On Friday, July 6th, 2018

Montreal To Introduce New Animal Control Bylaw Very Soon

Six months after the Plante administration repealed Montreal’s ban on pit bulls and other dangerous dogs, the city has unveiled a new animal control bylaw. The legislation will be introduced in the next More...

By thepitbullpress On Wednesday, July 4th, 2018

Dog Thrown From Vehicle In Sanilac County, Police Looking For Suspect

SANILAC COUNTY, Michigan – Police are looking for a person who is accused of throwing a dog from a car in Worth Township. On Wednesday, the Sanilac County Sheriff’s Office received a phone call from More...

By thepitbullpress On Monday, July 2nd, 2018

Bring Dogs Inside When Temps Reach 90 Degrees – It’s The Law

INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana – A new addition to the Indianapolis Animal Care and Treatment Ordinance defines the extreme low and high temperatures at which point dog owners must bring their dog inside a temperature More...

By thepitbullpress On Saturday, June 30th, 2018

Pit Bull Helps Save Life Of Woman Randomly Attacked In Brooklyn

BROOKLYN, New York – Police in Brooklyn want to find a man who randomly attacked a woman in her home. The victim, Tiffany Luddy, says she heard a knock at the door in East New York, and when she opened More...

By thepitbullpress On Thursday, June 28th, 2018

Delta Air Lines Discrimination Sucks

Delta Air Lines’ recently announced policy to ban pit bulls as service or support animals has prompted challenges from some who say the policy is discriminatory and may not be legal. Atlanta-based Delta announced More...

By thepitbullpress On Tuesday, June 26th, 2018

Police Make Heartbreaking Discovery During SW OKC Drug Raid

OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma – A neglected puppy was rescued in a metro drug raid in southwest Oklahoma City and is getting some much needed care. Police went to a home on a hunch they’d find drugs and More...