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‘Tommie’s Law,’ Which Makes Animal Cruelty A Felony Charge, Takes Effect In Virginia

RICHMOND, Virginia – The law passed by Virginia’s legislature and signed by Gov. Ralph Northam to stiffen the penalty for animal cruelty goes into effect in the Commonwealth Monday, July 1. Even though the bill is based off another animal cruelty case, some have dubbed it “Tommie’s Law” in honor of the dog who died More...

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By thepitbullpress On Monday, July 1st, 2019
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Pit Bull Gets Abandoned Because She Was ‘Too Nice’ And ‘Wasn’t Being A Guard Dog’

ORLANDO, Florida – One-year-old Ruby spent most of her first year of life in a shelter before she was finally adopted. Sometimes things aren’t a perfect fit, and that applies to pooches too. According to More...

By thepitbullpress On Friday, June 28th, 2019
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Police: Dog Found Covered In Filth, Caged In Malden Basement

MALDEN, Massachusetts – A dog owner will face charges after Malden Police responded to a home and found disturbing living conditions. Police were called to the home on Medford Street late Wednesday night More...

By thepitbullpress On Monday, June 24th, 2019
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Famous Baltimore Painter Loses Rescue Dog Who He Says Saved Him

BALTIMORE, Maryland – Robert McClintock is one of our great Baltimore artists. He rescues many living room walls in this town. He also rescued a dog. A decade ago he pulled a pit bull off a back alley. His More...

By thepitbullpress On Saturday, June 22nd, 2019
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Stray Pit Bull Gets Fresh Start As Police Department’s New Official Ambassador

HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania – There is a furry new member of the Pennsylvania Capitol Police Department and she’s getting a lot of attention. Cappy was spotted in downtown Harrisburg, but her owner More...

By thepitbullpress On Saturday, June 15th, 2019
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Amputee Veteran Returning From Afghanistan Greeted By Amputee Dog

NASHVILLE, Tennessee – An amputee veteran was greeted by a heroic amputee dog when he returned home from Afghanistan on Friday. U.S. Army Sergeant Major Chris Self landed at Nashville International Airport More...

By thepitbullpress On Friday, June 14th, 2019
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Pit Bull From ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’ Named Top Dog Of Cannes Film Festival

CANNES, France – Quentin Tarantino’s “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” is top dog at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival – literally and officially. The movie, which takes place in 1969 against More...

By thepitbullpress On Monday, June 10th, 2019
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Woman Facing Eviction Due To Breed Of Emotional Support Animal

Orange Park, FLORIDA – An Orange Park woman is fearing she may be evicted from her home because of her emotional support dog. The dog has helped his owner deal with PTSD from domestic violence, chronic depression, More...

By thepitbullpress On Saturday, June 8th, 2019
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Coachella Puppy Found Beaten, Burned Makes Miraculous Recovery

COACHELLA, California – The staff at Animal Hope and Wellness Foundation thought Hope would never walk again. After being burned and having her legs broken from a brutal beating, then put into a plastic bag More...