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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MANSFIELD, Ohio – A ban on pit bulls in the city of Mansfield has been repealed, after years of debate and controversy.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 ignored unless a pit bull attacked a person or killed another pet. Humane officers say, in some cases, the ban attracted the wrong kind More...

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By thepitbullpress On Monday, November 13th, 2017
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You Can’t Judge A Dog By Their Cover – Share To Help End Breedism

Breedism is to judge a dog based on its breed and not on it’s own history, behavior, or personality. Breedism is equal to racism, just people to animals and not people to people. Breed Specific Legislation More...

By thepitbullpress On Monday, November 6th, 2017
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Pit Bulls Being Unfairly Stereotyped, Some Say At Dog Vaccination Event

SPRINGFIELD, Missouri – Dog owners line up for a Vaccination and Pit Bull Registration Clinic in Springfield on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017. Within the first 18 minutes, more than 100 people were in line More...

By thepitbullpress On Saturday, October 21st, 2017
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UPDATE: Thurston County Judge’s Order Sets Hank the Dog Free

CENTRALIA, Washington – A pit bull named Hank that was wrongfully blamed for killing livestock last year is now free. A Thurston County judge on Wednesday voided a Lewis County euthanasia order and ordered More...

By thepitbullpress On Saturday, September 9th, 2017
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Lakewood Woman Will Continue To Fight For Her Pit Bull

LAKEWOOD, Ohio – Jennifer Scott says she and her family bonded with a dog named Charlie from the moment they met him at the Animal Protective League in February. Scott says the city of Lakewood initially More...

By thepitbullpress On Thursday, September 7th, 2017
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Why Pit Bull Bans Don’t Work

“The problem isn’t bad dogs, it’s crappy owners.” Any dog can bite, regardless of its breed, and more often people are bitten by dogs they know. It’s not the dog’s breed that determines More...

By thepitbullpress On Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017
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Tristan Rader For Lakewood City Council – He’s Against BSL

Meet Charlie! We’ve all seen the yard signs and social media posts. Here’s Charlie’s story and a little bit about Lakewood’s unconstitutional pit bull ban. From All Breeds Lakewood Facebook: As More...

By thepitbullpress On Friday, August 18th, 2017
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26 Years Of The Dangerous Dogs Act UK Banning 4 Types Of Dog

This weekend marked 26 years of the Dangerous Dogs Act banning four types of dog. Section 1 of the law makes four types of dog illegal on looks alone – a dog’s breed, a dog’s parents’ breeds, DNA testing More...

By thepitbullpress On Wednesday, August 16th, 2017
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Dog’s Parents Open Her DNA Test Results

What kind of dog is Polly? Her parents are about to open her DNA test results — and they are so surprised! Pit bulls can be affectionate, docile pets, but you wouldn’t know it from the public perception and More...

By thepitbullpress On Friday, August 4th, 2017
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Pit Bulls Are Being Taken From Their Families Because Of Stupid Laws

Dogs are being taken from their families — and it’s totally legal. Imagine you were told you weren’t allowed to live somewhere or do something because had a specific “look” about you that some people More...