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DogFighting and the Power of Forgiveness: The Story of King Edwin

CHICAGO, Illinois – Edwin is a pit bull that came from the worst of the worst of situations. Held captive by a known dogfighter, he lived in horrendous conditions alongside other dogs who were tortured and forced to fight in order to earn their right to stay alive. When Edwin was rescued by the Chicago Police Department and Animal Crimes Unit More...

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By thepitbullpress On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

Dog Named After Florida Gas Station Where He Was Abandoned In 90 Degree Heat

VALRICO, Florida – Customers going into the Valrico Wawa store on Wednesday afternoon saw quite a surprise. They found a black pitbull-terrier mix sitting in a cage on the side of the building. Wawa is one More...

By thepitbullpress On Sunday, June 18th, 2017

Program Aims To Change Public Perception Of Pit Bulls And Pair Them With Police

SAN ANTONIO, Texas – Once thought of as unadoptable, these pit bulls have been rescued from shelters and trained to fight crime. Pit bulls have a reputation as aggressive and dangerous dogs, and because More...

By thepitbullpress On Friday, June 16th, 2017

Service Dog Reunited With Army Veteran Month After Being Stolen In The Bronx

KINGSBRIDGE, New York — A U.S. Army veteran in New York City was celebrating the return of his service dog after a couple of attackers stole the animal nearly a month ago, the service member told Fox News. Army More...

By thepitbullpress On Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

Help Chicago Police Find Owner Of Dog Rescued From Lake Michigan

CHICAGO, Illinois – A dog fell into Lake Michigan Tuesday morning and struggled to get back up onto land. Luckily, a Chicago police officer got there just in time. But now police need help finding his More...

By thepitbullpress On Monday, June 12th, 2017

These Sweet Pit Bulls Act Like ‘Surrogate Moms’ to Blind Cats

True friendship knows no species. Just ask this trio of blind cats and their new pit bull besties. When Helen, Bruce and Willis all arrived into the care of Faithful Friends Animal Society, a rescue group in Delaware, More...

By thepitbullpress On Saturday, June 10th, 2017

Shelters Confront Reality Of Pit Bull Discrimination

WEST CHESTER, PA – Too many of the dog shelters in Pennsylvania area are overrun with pets needing forever homes. The problem is even worse for pit bulls because of the ugly preconceived notions many have More...

By thepitbullpress On Thursday, June 8th, 2017

Meet The Two Most Pampered Staffy Brothers In The World

Meet the two most pampered Staffies in the world. These adorable brothers are the biggest babies — and they look SO CUTE getting massages. The Blueboys have become an internet sensation thanks to their love More...

By thepitbullpress On Tuesday, June 6th, 2017

Formerly Chained Dog Keane Meets His New Family

Keane started off life chained in the junk-strewn yard of a breeder in North Carolina. This dog’s story is not unusual. He was chained outside by the time he was 6 weeks old, and his neglect resulted in mange, More...

By thepitbullpress On Sunday, June 4th, 2017

Elderly Pit Bull Gets Contact Lenses, Now Can’t Stop Staring In The Mirror

CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. – Gremlin is a pit bull who wears contact lenses. Here, in this video — which, we swear, is not going to be difficult to watch even for squeamish people — you can see how the lens goes More...