By now, you may be familiar with the work that Bryan Bickell (#29 of the Blackhawks) and his wife Amanda do to get the word out that “pit bulls” and pit bull-type dogs are not as bad as we have been lead to believe. 412 more words
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DR. BILLMIRE is professor and director of the Division of Craniofacial and Pediatric Plastic Surgery at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.
As one who, for the last 30 years, has been on the receiving end of the dog-bite injuries that pass through the Children’s Hospital Emergency Room, as well as on the staff at the Shriners Hospitals for Children where we see the late effects of these injuries from across the nation, I can categorically tell you that the problems associated with dog bites are indeed breed-specific. 8,929 more words
In the last couple of months, Gia has made amazing progress both physically and mentally. It’s hard to believe she is the same dog that arrived, covered in hundreds of circular puncture wounds that looked like she was stabbed with an ice pick. 250 more words
EL DORADO, Kansas – City leaders appeared ready to move Monday on an ordinance that would end the pit bull ban that has been in place here for almost 30 years. 249 more words