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Police: 36 Pit Bulls Rescued From Wyandanch Dogfighting Ring

  WYANDANCH, New York – Police say a major dogfighting ring has been busted on Long Island. Prosecutors and police teamed up for what they dubbed “Operation Bloodline.” According to police, since March, Richard Davis, Martin Newkirk and Taikeen Wheeler, all of Wyandanch, had been training pit bulls and running a dog fighting ring. News More...

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By thepitbullpress On Saturday, October 21st, 2017

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 Friday, October 20th, 2017

Help Save Hank – He Has Been Wrongly Accused Of A Crime

CHEHALIS, Washington – Hank the dog has been wrongly accused of a crime and is scheduled to be euthanized. His family is only able to visit through the chainlink door of his cage. Show him some love and More...

By thepitbullpress On Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

Woman Escapes Wildfire On Bike With 70-Pound Dog In Her Duffel Bag

SANTA ROSA, California – When a wildfire forced her to flee her home on a bicycle early Monday morning, a California woman used a duffel bag as a makeshift sidecar for her 70-pound pit bull. Like many More...

By thepitbullpress On Monday, October 16th, 2017

Reward For Information On Pit Bull Ollie’s Killer Goes Up To $15K

HOLLYWOOD, Florida – Animal lovers around the world fell in love with Ollie. They had hoped the 1-year-old pitbull would survive a savage beating, being stabbed 50 times and left for dead inside a blue More...

By thepitbullpress On Sunday, October 15th, 2017

Chicago Circus Skips Elephants, Brings Rescue Pit Bulls Into the Ring

CHICAGO, Illinois – A big top pops up in a Chicago park. Following dazzling performances by acrobats and artists, it’s time for the main event. No, it’s not lions, tigers or elephants: it’s rescue dogs. Chicago’s More...

By thepitbullpress On Friday, October 13th, 2017

Tiny Pit Bull Puppy Loses Her Leg But Not Her Fiery Spirit

CLEARWATER, Florida – She lost her leg, but not her spirit. A 4-week old pit bull puppy is recovering after being rushed into an emergency surgery to amputate her front leg. Now her rescuers hope the little More...

By thepitbullpress On Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

Pit Bull Stabbed, Beaten, Stuffed In Suitcase And Abandoned

HOLLYWOOD, Florida – Police are searching for the person or people responsible for severely injuring a pit bull and leaving him trapped inside a suitcase in Hollywood. Hollywood Police officers responded More...

By thepitbullpress On Thursday, October 5th, 2017

UPDATE: RIP Grandma Dot! Grandma Dot Has Passed Away

From LifeLine Animal Project With a heavy heart, we are very sad to share that Grandma Dot passed away last night. Grandma Dot came into our care as a deaf, high heartworm positive, dog reactive pup with terminal More...

By thepitbullpress On Monday, October 2nd, 2017

Reporter Covering Hurricane Irma Sees Stranded Dogs Needing Her Help

POLK COUNTY, Florida – On the day after Hurricane Irma hit Florida, WFLA reporter Melissa Marino and her videographer Jamie Cook were out in Polk County, an area in the central part of the state that was More...