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Mean and scary Dogs. Is the banning of breeds justified?

Veterinarians of the Lachine Veterinary Clinic  give their opinion.

Some dog breeds are known to be dangerous. For example, several cities in Quebec prohibit pittbulls on their territories. 671 more words


Introducing: Frankles

This is our dog, Frankie. She is the quintessential perfect imperfect dog. But we just call her perfect for short.

Why is she perfect?

She is god-damn sweet as pie. 302 more words

Resident Animals

Guilford County Animal Shelter trying to lift breed adoption ban

GREENSBORO, N.C. — The interim director of the Guilford County Animal Shelter has recommended to county commissioners dropping the 16-year ban on adopting out certain dog breeds. 261 more words


Breed ban would lead to more dog bites, says former bylaw boss

The man who crafted Calgary’s bylaw for responsible pet ownership is weighing in on a public debate about whether the city needs new restrictions to curb dog biting, particularly among pit bulls. 675 more words

Local News

Dan, Zanto, and The Problem With Dog Breed Bans


As I write this, I can’t stick with one emotion long enough to decide if I’m sad or angry. The two feelings are so strong, it’s safer to say that I’m both angry and sad. 1,865 more words

Animal Rights

For Remi, Celeste and Maicee and all the other's taken by BDL

As I sit this Christmas eve, with my dogs curled up around me, I have to be grateful that we live in a place that allows us to be together. 529 more words

Breed Specific Legislation

Small Louisiana Village Backtracking on Draconian Breed-Specific Law?

By Phil Guidry, AKC Government Relations Sr. Policy Analyst

Last month, the Board of Aldermen of Moreauville, Louisiana, a village of approximately 1,000 residents in Avoyelles Parish, passed a draconian breed-specific vicious dog law that bans the ownership of “pit bulls” and Rottweilers. 389 more words

Government Relations