Articles Tagged with pit bull

Pit Bull Dog Fighting: New York Police Bust Harlem Dog Fighting Ring

Pit Bull Dog Fighting: New York Police Bust Harlem Dog Fighting Ring

Pit bull dog fighting rings, to some, are a thing of the past. Other than seeing negative pit bull attack stories, dog fighting rings have not made headlines since Michael Vick’s own bust. Whether there is just sign of pit bull dog fighting in Pennsylvania, as reported by the Inquisitr, or definitive one like in… Read more »

Dog’s Mouth Taped Shut With Electrical Tape For Two Days [Update]

Mouth Taped Shut: Dog Was In Critical Condition

Photos showing a dog’s mouth taped shut rocked the internet this week as the 15-month-old pit bull was not expected to live when first brought in to the Charleston Animal Society in North Charleston, South Carolina. According to a new report from the Huffington Post, the dog (named Caitlin) was brought in by her former… Read more »

Another Heroic Pit Bull Saves Owner From A House Fire, Reports Say

Another Heroic Pit Bull Saves Owner From a House Fire, Reports Say

Pit bulls have been known for many things, like many other breeds of man’s best friend, they can be just as heroic. Sadly, their heroism is seldom reported. Whether in Seattle, Ohio, Tennessee, Florida, or Oklahoma, pit bulls have been saving their owners from fires for some time. According to WZZM13, a similar situation happened… Read more »

Pit Bull That Saved Owner From Domestic Assault Thrown Out Of Town

Pit Bull Dog Shown The Door By Hazel Park After Heroic Act

A pit bull named Isis is no longer welcome in the township of Hazel Park, Michigan, but the decision to remove her has nothing to do with aggressive behavior or a horrific attack. In fact, Isis, or “Ice,” as owner Jamie Kraczkowski calls her, reportedly saved her owner from an abusive boyfriend. Kraczkowski alleged that… Read more »

Rami The Odd Pit Bull Dachshund Mix Gains ‘Ambassador’ Status

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Pit bulls rarely attract much attention, besides maybe some apprehension, due to various misconceptions. However, when a pit bull mated with a Dachshund, heads began turning and the newly created creature went viral. The Pit bull-Dachshund mix named Rami, hailing from the deep south of South Georgia, has become something of an internet celebrity. He… Read more »

Pit Bull Puppy Set On Fire, Denied Care By Owner

Scott Cusson and Edward Turner Jr. were arrested for setting a 9-month-old pit bull puppy on fire and then denying her care.

A 9-month-old pit bull was set on fire in Albany on February 9. The responsible party, Scott Cusson, 19, and the owner of the dog, Edward Turner Jr., 19, were both arrested on Thursday. On the day of the horrifying incident, Cusson threw flammable liquid onto the pit bull puppy, Roxy. He then used a… Read more »

Pit Bull Quarantined After Heroic Deed

Tank, the heroic pit bull, saved his young owner from a rabid raccoon.

Even though the pit bull breeds are erroneously thought of as dangerous by certain groups, a great many of them are loyal to their owners and quick to protect their families. Such is the case with the 21-month-old pit bull puppy, Tank. Tank is being held in quarantine at the Norwich Animal Shelter in Connecticut…. Read more »