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The Upland Borough Police Department Adopts Rescue Dog ‘Halo’

UPLAND BOROUGH, Pennsylvania – The Upland Borough Police Department in Delaware County has a new dog, and the police department is extending an invitation for the community to come out and meet her. “Halo” is a rescue dog that was recently adopted by the department. Police said Halo will help officers build bonds and trust in More...

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By thepitbullpress On Friday, March 22nd, 2019

Dog Fighting Bust: 4 People Arrested, 18 Dogs Seized In Horry County

AYNOR, South Carolina – Evidence of dog fighting was found at an Aynor home, an Horry County Police Department report said. While serving a search warrant on the 6000 block of Persimmons Road in the Aynor More...

By thepitbullpress On Tuesday, March 19th, 2019

Program Rescues Pit Bulls For Expanding Role In Police Work

FERRIS, Texas — Pepper has what some might call spunk. Wes Keeling simply calls it “play drive.” The wheat-brown pit bull barreled into the carpeted auditorium as a huffing mass of lunging enthusiasm, More...

By thepitbullpress On Monday, March 18th, 2019

Rescued Pit Bull Helps Purple Heart Recipient Live Better Life

INDEPENDENCE, Kentucky — Echo is a 2-year-old pit bull with a lot of charm. “She has a personality like no other dog I’ve ever had,” said Samuel Deeds. “She’s kinda goofy sometimes, More...

By thepitbullpress On Friday, March 15th, 2019

Man Runs Past Firefighters To Get Into His Burning Home To Save His Dog

PALA, California – The fire that tore through Jose Guzman’s home in Pala destroyed almost everything his family owned, except for one thing, their dog. In cell phone video that’s gone viral, Guzman is More...

By thepitbullpress On Wednesday, March 13th, 2019

Rescued Fighting Ring Bait Dog ‘Brave’ Needs A Loving Foster Home

WATERFORD, Michigan – They call him Brave – beaten up, bitten up, likely the bait dog in a dog fighting ring. Detroit police found him wandering the streets so badly hurt, he’s been recovering More...

By thepitbullpress On Monday, March 11th, 2019

City of Gardendale, Alabama Lifts Ban On Pit Bull Type Breeds

GARDENDALE, Alabama – The City of Gardendale has lifted a ban on pit bulls in the city. The Greater Birmingham Humane Society says the city council voted to repeal the ban of pit bulls and pit bull mixes. The More...

By thepitbullpress On Monday, March 4th, 2019

Rescued Pitbulls Trained To Be K-9 Officers In Arkansas

RIVER VALLEY, Arkansas — In Arkansas, new K-9 officers are defining what it means to be a police dog. One 2-year-old Pitbull mix is the newest addition to the Barling Police Department. Traditional police More...

By thepitbullpress On Thursday, February 28th, 2019

NYPD Officer Adopts Dog Found Chained To Fence In Freezing Rain

NEW YORK, New York – An NYPD officer has adopted an abandoned dog he rescued in Brooklyn two months ago and the two have quickly become best friends. Officer Michael Pascale was patrolling Brooklyn just More...

By thepitbullpress On Wednesday, February 27th, 2019

Shot And Left For Dead, Pit Bull Used As Bait Dog Finds Perfect Owner

FORT WORTH, Texas – Whiskey the pit bull will never be whole again after losing a leg when she was shot and left for dead as a bait dog. But she is complete, thanks to a new master who’s also missing a More...