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BREED-SPECIFIC LAWS & MISCONCEPTIONS

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General Articles

Media Reports regarding Cities around the United States and Abroad

Alternatives to Breed-Specific Legislation

 

   

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General:

 

The Anatomy of a Dog Attack

Civil Rights Threatened by Dangerous Dog Laws

What Pit Bulls Can Teach Us About Public Policy

Banning Pit Bulls Won't Solve the Problem

The Real Pit Bull Problem

Top Ten Most Dangerous Breeds

The Media is So Slanted Readers Practically Need Climbing Equipment!

 

 

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Media Reports regarding Cities around the United States and Abroad

Belfast - The Story of Lennox (2010-2012)

Why Guy Walters is Wrong About Dangerous Dogs (December 27, 2010)

City Bullying the Disabled (December 14, 2010)

Pit Bull Laws Have Teeth, Need Braces (December 11, 2010)

Denver City Council Rejects Service Exemption For Pit Bull Ban (December 7, 2010)

Ontario - Oshawa Man Prepared to Leave Ontario to Save Pit Bull (December 3, 2010)

MA - Laws Should Target Vicious Dogs - and the Owners (May 23, 2007)

Boston, Massachusetts - Dog Owners Fight Pit Bull Ban (May 15, 2007)

Denver, Colorado - Pit Bull Owners Sue Denver (April 9, 2007)

Pit Bull Owner Takes Fight Over City Dog Law to Court (4/3/2007)

Ontario - Part of Ontario's Pit Bull Law Struck Down (March 23, 2007)

Garland, Texas - No Adoption Policy for Stray Pit Bulls Protested (March 11, 2007)

Mississippi - Should we ban certain dogs? (February 8, 2007)

Middlesboro, Kentucky - Keeping people safe from dangerous dogs (November 30, 2006)

KC pit bull law to be enforced starting Friday (November 28, 2006)

Beijing, China - Protesters Bark Back at China's Dog Crackdown (November 13, 2006)     SCARY!!!!!

Oxford Township, Michigan - Board's Right Not to Condemn Breed (October 28, 2006)

Coral Springs Backs Off on Effort to Ban Some Dog Breeds (October 18, 2006)

South Bend, Indiana - South Bend Officials Discuss Regulation of Pit Bulls (October 10, 2006)

Dog Owner's Object to "High-Risk Animal" Designation (October 5, 2006)

Decatur City Council Hears Pitch to Ban Pit Bulls (October 3, 2006)

Pit Bull Ban Punishes Dogs for Bad Owners (September 25, 2006)

Laws Address Dogs' Potential for Danger (September 5, 2006)

Cities are Collared by Rulings on Pit Bulls (September 5, 2006)

Message on Missouri PitBull Rescue's Website (September 1, 2006)

Ontario Moves to Ban Labrador Retrievers (August 23, 2006)

     Ontario Labrador Ban:  Update  (August 25, 2006)

Independence Passes Ban on New Pit Bulls (August 29, 2006)

Independence Passes Pit Bull Ban (August 28, 2006)

Middletown, Ohio - Council May REPEAL Pit Bull Ban (August 20, 2006)

Denver, Colorado - Denver KILLS 36 Pit Bulls (July 21, 2006)

     Council Leader Softens His Stance (July 25, 2006)

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Cleveland, North Carolina - Pit Bull Issue Resurfaces at Cleveland Town Board (July 12, 2006)

Indianapolis, Indiana - City Debates 'Dangerous Dog' Proposal on Pit Bulls (June 29, 2006)

 

 

 

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Alternatives to Breed-Specific Legislation

Dearborn, Michigan - City Officials Back Away from Pit Bull Ban (December 3, 2010)

Beaver Dam, Wisconsin - Council May Add Teeth to Animal Ordinance (May 22, 2007)

Emporia, Kansas - Dog laws to be tightened (November 23, 2006)

 

 

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