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Woman Says Employer Won’t Allow Her Service Dog At Work

ROCHESTER, New York – A Rochester woman says her employer won’t let her bring her service dog to work because of the dog’s breed. Katrina Griffith works at the MAXIMUS call center at Rochester Tech Park. She suffers from multiple mental health conditions and her service dog — Izzy B, a pit bull — helps guide her through More...

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By thepitbullpress On Thursday, February 1st, 2018
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Huxley, Iowa – City Council Says No To Pit Bulls (BS!!!)

HUXLEY, Iowa – Brittney Swanson and her family are preparing to move out of Huxley, after the City Council voted to uphold its ban of Pitbull, ordering the Swanson’s to let go of their dog, Stella, by More...

By thepitbullpress On Sunday, January 28th, 2018
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Libby, Montana Lifts Decades-Old “Pit Bull Ban”

LIBBY, Montana – Libby has lifted a long time “pit bull ban” after the City Council voted 5-to-1 against the breed specific law last week. Libby Police Chief Scott Kessel said the ban was put More...

By thepitbullpress On Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018
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Pit Bull Becomes Chitamacha K9 Officer, Defying Stereotypes

CHARENTON, Louisiana – In Louisiana, more than 30 cities and parishes have passed breed-specific legislation against dogs like pit bulls, including several in the Acadiana area, but more and more, pit bulls More...

By thepitbullpress On Thursday, January 4th, 2018
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Patrick Stewart’s Foster Pit Bull Dog Finds A Forever Home Amid UK Pit Bull Ban

Patrick Stewart and his wife Sunny fell in LOVE with their foster dog, but weren’t allowed to keep her. So now they’re making it their mission to find homes for every dog like her. From Patrick Stewart Your More...

By thepitbullpress On Saturday, December 16th, 2017
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Meanwhile In Montreal: City Suspends Pit Bull Ban

MONTREAL, Quebec – Projet Montréal announced Friday the ban on acquiring pit bull-type dogs and the requirements that people who already own such animals muzzle them and buy a special licence will be suspended More...

By thepitbullpress On Friday, December 8th, 2017
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‘Hero’ Puppy, Owner From Huntsville Apartment Fire Being Evicted Due To Breed

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama – A 5-month-old pit bull named Queen Snow was hailed as a hero last week after alerting her owner about a fire at their apartment complex. Now both the puppy and her owner are looking More...

By thepitbullpress On Tuesday, November 28th, 2017
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How The Pit Bull Ban Is Impacting Springfield-Area Realty

SPRINGFIELD, Missouri – Some people wanting to move to Springfield have chosen suburb cities, while some people living in Springfield are wanting out. “I got a big influx of phone calls from potential More...

By thepitbullpress On Saturday, November 25th, 2017
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Couple’s Dog Evicted After Landlord Says Labrador Retriever Is Part Pit Bull

BALTIMORE, Maryland – A couple was forced to part with their dog because of the rental property’s banned breeds list. They initially had permission to live at the residence with their dog, but later More...

By thepitbullpress On Tuesday, November 21st, 2017
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Court Ruling Makes Banning Pit Bulls Unconstitutional In Mansfield, OH

MANSFIELD, Ohio – A ban on pit bulls in the city of Mansfield has been repealed, after years of debate and controversy. Critics of the ban, including the Richland County Humane Society, say the law was generally More...