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Pit Bull(ied): A Closer Look at the Most Feared Domesticated Animal in Canada

In June 2016, a 55 year old woman was fatally attacked by a pit bull, and three months later, Montreal had outlawed pit bulls within its borders. 1,169 more words

BSL? What's That?

Breed-specific legislation (BSL) is a law that bans OR restricts certain types of dogs based on their appearance, usually because they are perceived as “dangerous” breeds or types of dogs. 475 more words

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I breathe.
It is tense, concerned and contracted.
It’s early, the air asleep.
We got broken into. The garage.
Jackie thinks, bonus! everyone’s up.

Dude, I don’t want to take you out for pee. 129 more words

Plante should move ahead on calèche ban, pit bulls: SPCA

The Montreal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) hailed the election of Valérie Plante as mayor of Montreal and said the departure of Denis Coderre “was no big loss.” 168 more words

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Haleyville man charged with 5 felonies after animal cruelty investigation

HALEYVILLE, Ala. (WIAT) — Haleyville man Dietrich Wallace is facing five felony charges after five malnourished dogs were found at a home after police received a call Tuesday night around 7:30 p.m. 100 more words

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Four Fighting Dogs from Lansing to be Transferred for Rehab and Adoption

The Ingham County Animal Control office announced today that four of the dogs from the mid-Michigan dog fighting have been transferred to a rescue. They were sent to Bark Nation, a non-profit organization in Detroit that specializes in fighting dogs. 64 more words

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Pit bull ban lifted in Mansfield

MANSFIELD, Ohio– A ban on pit bulls in the city of Mansfield has been repealed, after years of debate and controversy.

Critics of the ban, including the Richland County Humane Society, say the law was generally ignored, unless a pit bull attacked a person or killed another pet. 370 more words

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