Articles Tagged with pit bull

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 »

Pit Bull Puppy Beaten With Shovel And Buried

Hennessy the pit bull was beaten brutally and left for dead.

Early this past Friday, NYPD officers were called to the scene of a brutal beating. The victim was a six-month-old brown brindle pit bull mix named Hennessy. Several neighbors saw the terrible scene. One witness called 911 while another recorded the vicious owner beating the pit bull. The video was released only to the police…. Read more »

‘Patriots’ Open Carry AR-15 Into Mississippi Police Station [Video]

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Following the fatal shooting of a family’s pit bull, two open-carry activists went to a police station in Jackson, Mississippi, to file a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request. They recorded one of themselves on video walking into a police station openly carrying an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle. The fatal shooting of a 4-year-old pit bull… Read more »

A Wisconsin Pit Bull Puppy Is Found Shot And Stabbed

A Wisconsin Pit Bull Puppy Is found Shot And Stabbed

Sadly, animal cruelty is no closer to being banished from the earth, and the pit bull breed is all too familiar with the despicable act. They are no stranger to sexual assault, being viciously slashed and beaten with a shovel, and even shot with an arrow. The Inquisitr reported on Sarge the pit bull and… Read more »

A City In Kansas Considers Repealing Their Pit Bull Ban

A City In Kansas Considers Repealing Their Pit Bull Ban

Over the past year, pit bull bans are being rescinded across America as advocacy groups, owners, and animal rights groups are stepping up to defend the breed against “Breed Specific Legislation.” The Inquisitr reported on an Ohio town that is trying to fight back against its ban on pit bull breeds. With owners facing potential… Read more »

Animal Cruelty: Gaunt, Neglected Pit Bull Puppy Found In Ohio

Animal Cruelty-Gaunt, Neglected Pit Bull Puppy Found Ohio

Pit bulls and animal cruelty, unfortunately, seem to go hand in hand, as much or more than all breeds of canines. In a month meant to bring awareness to what many see as misinformation about a specific breed of dog, it is unfortunate to see another case of animal cruelty. WKYC 3 News reports that… Read more »

Watch What Happens When Pit Bull Meets Bubbles [Video]

Watch What Happens When Pit Bull Meets Bubbles

Pit bulls, not unlike cats, end up in some unusual and often humorous situations. Sometimes, it is their owners that put them there. Gremlin was put into this situation with her music video that takes on Taylor Swift’s song “Shake it Off“, The Inquisitr reports. “The YouTube video of Gremlin the pit bull is from… Read more »

Photos Of Pit Bull Rescues At Heart Of Not A Bully Campaign

Not A Bully Campaign Shows Pit Bulls In Positive Light.

Douglas Sonders, pit bull owner and voice to the misunderstood breed, began his Not A Bully campaign in 2012. Since then, he’s posted many portraits of pit bulls that managed to find forever homes after being given every reason to lose faith in mankind. Many of the bully breeds may be recognizable because of their… Read more »