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Yakima Taking Another Look At 30-Year-Old Ban On Pit Bulls

YAKIMA, Washington – As Yakima considers whether the pit bull ban should end, city staff is looking at Tacoma’s dangerous-dog ordinance as a possible replacement. A dog’s behavior, not breed, is the focus in Tacoma. Under Yakima’s ban, the following breeds are included: American pit bull terrier, Staffordshire bull terrier, American bulldog, More...

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By thepitbullpress On Tuesday, May 1st, 2018

5 Facts On BSL (Breed Specific Legislation)

Does your dog get judged by how they look? Dawg Grillz believes EVERY pup deserves a chance. Help us raise awareness on Breed Specific Legislation (BSL) by LIKING and SHARING this video. What is Breed-Specific More...

By thepitbullpress On Friday, April 27th, 2018

Lakewood Ending Pitbull Ban, New Non-Breed Specific ‘Dangerous Dog’ Ordinance

LAKEWOOD, Ohio – The city of Lakewood repealed its pit bull ban Monday evening and replaced it with a new non-breed specific “dangerous dog” ordinance. This comes after months of packed city council meetings More...

By thepitbullpress On Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Pit Bull Ban To Be Lifted In Castle Rock Following Overwhelming Support

CASTLE ROCK, Colorado – The town of Castle Rock doesn’t think the pit bull ban makes the town safer. The town council voted in favor of replacing the ban with a new law that focuses on a dog’s behavior More...

By thepitbullpress On Friday, April 13th, 2018

Should Quebec Ban Dangerous Dogs? Great Debate!

MONTREAL, Quebec – Sterling Downey, Gaby Dufresne-Cyr, Dr. Marlene Kalin and Barbara Kay join Elias Makos on this week’s panel to discuss Bill 128 and dangerous dogs. The infamous Barbara Kay looks More...

By thepitbullpress On Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

Anamosa City Council Votes To Lift Ban On Pit Bulls

ANAMOSA, IOWA – It’s a new day for the pit bulls of Anamosa. According to KCRG, the Iowa city lifted a long-standing pit bull ban on Monday with a city council vote of 4-2. Before the ordinance was repealed More...

By thepitbullpress On Thursday, April 5th, 2018

Small Victory For Niko – Owners Now Able To Visit Their Dog

ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Virginia – A woman who has been fighting for years for her dog won a small victory on Thursday. A circuit court judge ruled Audrey Wells and her partner will be able to have contact with More...

By thepitbullpress On Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

Yakima’s Pit Bull Ban is Still in Place, and Pit Bulls Still Live in the City

YAKIMA, Washington – Despite nearly two dozen people telling the Yakima City Council they believe a ban on pit bulls doesn’t make sense, the ban will stand — for now. However, the council voted unanimously More...

By thepitbullpress On Tuesday, March 20th, 2018

Michigan Lawmaker Proposes Bill To Prohibit Local Bans On Specific Dog Breeds

GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan – A Michigan lawmaker is trying to pass a law that would prohibit local bans on specific dog breeds. Animal advocates are really pushing for this bill. Local governments would still More...

By thepitbullpress On Sunday, March 11th, 2018

Bill Heads To Senate That Would End Dog Breed Discrimination

LANSING, Michigan – Senate Bill 741 sponsored by Sen. David Robertson, that would end dog breed discrimination, heads to the Senate floor. The bill prohibits a local unit of government (a county, city, More...