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Malnourished Dog Left With Heartbreaking Note At Delaware Animal Shelter

NEW CASTLE, Delaware – A malnourished dog is receiving some much-needed rest and relaxation at the Delaware Humane Association. The canine was abandoned at the facility this week. The Humane Association in New Castle says the dog, named Sky, is underweight and dealing with fleas. A note was found with the 6-year-old dog, which said her owner More...

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By thepitbullpress On Friday, December 28th, 2018
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Rocky River, Ohio Eliminates Breed-Specific Legislation

ROCKY RIVER, Ohio – Dog owners in Rocky River are applauding the news Thursday that the city recently repealed breed-specific legislation. “I’m very glad because it’s not the dog, it’s the dog More...

By thepitbullpress On Wednesday, December 26th, 2018
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Horrific CCTV Footage Shows Dog Being Abandoned At Side Of Road

TRENTHAM, Staffordshire, UK – The RSPCA has released heartbreaking CCTV footage of a dog being abandoned at the side of the road just before Christmas. The distressed Staffordshire bull terrier, who has been More...

By thepitbullpress On Tuesday, December 25th, 2018
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Luna The Dog Has Been Reunited With Her Family In Troy, NY

TROY, New York – Just in time for Christmas, an agreement has been reached in the case involving Luna the dog. She will be allowed to go home. A judge agreed to vacate an original plea, which ordered the More...

By thepitbullpress On Sunday, December 23rd, 2018
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23 Dogs Rescued From Dogfighting Operation During Drug Bust In Detroit

DETROIT, Michigan – Police saved 23 dogs from the backyard of a home as part of a dogfighting operation bust in Southwest Detroit. The dogs are beaten and bruised, but they’re alive, police said. More...

By thepitbullpress On Thursday, December 20th, 2018
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Man Convicted Of Nearly 40 Counts Of Dogfighting, Animal Cruelty

RICHMOND, Virginia – A Dinwiddie County man was convicted Monday of 37 counts of animal cruelty and dogfighting involving 26 dogs. Court records show that Eldridge Freeman participated in dogfighting More...

By thepitbullpress On Sunday, December 16th, 2018
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Burned Pit Bull Named ‘Justice’ Incites Push For Harsher Animal Cruelty Penalties

INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana – A local woman is on a mission to get harsher penalties for animal cruelty in the state of Indiana. Holly Watt started the petition following the story of Justice; a dog found abandoned More...

By thepitbullpress On Sunday, December 9th, 2018
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Puppies Found In Deplorable Condition In Ottawa Dumpster

OTTAWA, Ontario – A puppy is bouncing back after being left for dead in Ottawa’s west end. Leopold (Leo) was found in a dumpster near at Draper Avenue and Morrison Drive on Nov. 22. The caller notified More...

By thepitbullpress On Thursday, December 6th, 2018
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Brother Wolf Animal Rescue Issues Alert After Dog Nearly Taken Without Permission

ASHEVILLE, North Carolina — Officials at an Asheville animal shelter are warning dog owners to keep a close watch on their four-legged friends after they say someone tried to take a dog without permission More...

By thepitbullpress On Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
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Hero Pit Bull Injured Protecting Kids from Oncoming Car

MEDFORD, Long Island – The Odietus family of Medford, Long Island hasn’t seen their dog Niko in days, not because they didn’t want to, but because the 11-month-old pit bull is recovering after More...