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SAVING GREAT ANIMALS Matching Families and Pets THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST & BEYOND

SAVING GREAT ANIMALS Matching Families and Pets THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST & BEYOND | profiling bully breeds | Scoop.it

This is the animal rescue I worked for in Seattle, WA. Most of the dogs that came through our doors were pit bulls. Before working for SGA, I was not aware how deep the issue of breed discrimination ran. Now, I want everyone to know how important it is that all dogs are given an equal chance at adoption!

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NO on statewide Oregon "pit bull" ban - The Petition Site

OREGON SENATOR BRUCE STARR has proposed a STATE WIDE BAN ON PIT BULLS.-BSL bans or restricts dogs based...

 

When a ban is inacted in an area, those who are already in possession of a bully breed dog have two choices: move to keep their dog, or give their beloved pet up for euthanization. PLEASE SIGN THIS PETITION, so this does not happen to four-legged family members in our state! Thanks! <3 Morgan

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Bully breed dogs raise issues with landlords, insurance companies ...

Bully breed dogs raise issues with landlords, insurance companies ... | profiling bully breeds | Scoop.it
In November, the Central Missouri Humane Society adopted out a bully breed dog for the first time in more than 20 years. It had been unable to adopt out bully breeds, such as pit bulls and German shepherds, because of their ...
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Dog Profiling Has Pet Parents Growling « Pet News and Views

Dog Profiling Has Pet Parents Growling « Pet News and Views | profiling bully breeds | Scoop.it
My Pit Bull is so well trained. I use her as a therapy dog. people who know her, love her. Ginger. April 12, 2012 at 12:11 PM. Breed Discrimination is stupid. You can't lump all of anything into one category.
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Parma man plans to fight city's ban on pit bulls - Plain Dealer

Parma man plans to fight city's ban on pit bulls - Plain Dealer | profiling bully breeds | Scoop.it
Plain DealerParma man plans to fight city's ban on pit bullsPlain DealerThat's because the city bans pit bulls. Technically, Ody is not a pit bull but a crossbreed of the American Pit Bull Terrier and the Staffordshire Terrier.
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Confession: I don't like Pit Bulls « Central Ohio Dog Blog

Confession: I don't like Pit Bulls « Central Ohio Dog Blog | profiling bully breeds | Scoop.it
AKC data has been widely criticized as a base for estimating bully breed population because it fails to recognize American Pit Bull Terriers (APBTs) as a breed, though it does recognize American Staffordshire Terriers.
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SAVING GREAT ANIMALS Matching Families and Pets THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST & BEYOND

SAVING GREAT ANIMALS Matching Families and Pets THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST & BEYOND | profiling bully breeds | Scoop.it

This is the animal rescue I worked for in Seattle, WA. Most of the dogs that came through our doors were pit bulls. Before working for SGA, I was not aware how deep the issue of breed discrimination ran. Now, I want everyone to know how important it is that all dogs are given an equal chance at adoption!

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Michael Vick's Dogs Make a Comeback - CBS News

The Early Show: Michael Vick's Dogs Make a Comeback - Of 51 Recovered from Dogfighting Operation, 47 Given Second Chance -- See How They're Doing Today!

 

If you love this video, you should try reading "The Lost Dogs".... link to come soon!

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Pit Bulls and Parolees : Animal Planet

Pit Bulls and Parolees : Animal Planet | profiling bully breeds | Scoop.it

Pit bulls & Parolees follows the turbulent drama and bittersweet moments as ex-convicts and ill-reputed dogs come together to strengthen one another.

 

This TV show is amazing. There is another program that has convicts break in and gentle wild mustangs. What an amazing idea... healing animals and yourself.

 

 

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thebullybreedblog.com

thebullybreedblog.com | profiling bully breeds | Scoop.it
Bully Breed advocate, Pit Bull training and information resource. Pit Bull pictures, PitBull info, history and advice.
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BSL News

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What You Can Do To Fight Bully Breedism...

Great little site that lets you see what you can do to fight this issue!

 

 

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Top 10 Banned Dog Breeds

Top 10 Banned Dog Breeds | profiling bully breeds | Scoop.it

In the late 1980s, an epidemic of attacks by Pit Bull type dogs and other related breeds led to widespread bans.

 

The pitbull, the German shepherd, the doberman, the rottweiler.... when are they going to blame the people who mistreat their animals?

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Blame bad pet owners - MiamiHerald.com

Blame bad pet owners - MiamiHerald.com | profiling bully breeds | Scoop.it
Blame bad pet ownersMiamiHerald.com... on the prohibition of pit bulls. I'm perplexed as to why such an extreme, discriminatory law is on the books.
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City Council Could Repeal Breed-Specific Law Soon

City Council Could Repeal Breed-Specific Law Soon | profiling bully breeds | Scoop.it
Seelbach's motion reportedly will seek to increase punishments for negligent owners, removing all breed-specific language and re-allowing the possession of pit bulls within Cincinnati city limits, similar to Ohio Gov.
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Tips for Attending Meetings on Breed Discriminatory Laws ...

Tips for Attending Meetings on Breed Discriminatory Laws ... | profiling bully breeds | Scoop.it
Rescue Dog of the Week · Resources · National Pit Bull Awareness Day – Every Day! SUPPORT STUBBYDOG ...
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Dog's guide to saving the earth | Have dog blog will travel

Dog's guide to saving the earth | Have dog blog will travel | profiling bully breeds | Scoop.it
Continue reading →. a pit bull hall of fame. Why Breed Discrimination/Breed Specific Legislation is just plain WRONG… a pit bull in Denver… http://vimeo.com/39597705 heartfelt letter re: Denmark's breed bans (25 breeds) ...
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Great(er?) Responsibility « Helping Hounds Training

Great(er?) Responsibility « Helping Hounds Training | profiling bully breeds | Scoop.it
Owners of bully breeds can all relate to breed discrimination.
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TheLostDogs.com - Lost Dogs Front

TheLostDogs.com - Lost Dogs Front | profiling bully breeds | Scoop.it

I LOVE this book..... be ready to cry, laugh, get angry, get happy, and want to get involved!

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What happened to Michael Vick's dogs... - SI.com - Magazine

What happened to Michael Vick's dogs... - SI.com - Magazine | profiling bully breeds | Scoop.it
Since being rescued 20 months ago from the dogfighting ring financed by Michael Vick, all but a few of the abused pit bulls have been recovering in sanctuary, foster care and adoptive homes.
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Pit bulls’ bad rap: how much is the media to blame? | Tails Of The City | an SFGate.com blog

Pit bulls’ bad rap: how much is the media to blame? | Tails Of The City | an SFGate.com blog | profiling bully breeds | Scoop.it
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Life Of Crime Not Fit For A Pit

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(TOUCHING TALE) OREGON — A homeless man robbing people with a pit bull has forever lost his canine accomplice. Scooter, a four-year old pit bull, accompanied the man who used her as a weapon to intimidate innocent victims he robbed.

 

 

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Pet Pardons News | Memphis Shelter Administration Says: “Kill All Pit Bulls”

Pet Pardons News | Memphis Shelter Administration Says: “Kill All Pit Bulls” | profiling bully breeds | Scoop.it

This is the article that started it all. I want as many people as possble to be aware of this issue!

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Pit Bulls babysitting kids for over 100 years [PICS]

Pit Bulls babysitting kids for over 100 years [PICS] | profiling bully breeds | Scoop.it

Astoundingly, for most of our history America’s nickname for Pit Bulls was “The Nanny Dog”.

 

Before their infamous plunge into the gang of Bully Breeds, pit bulls were some of the most beloved dogs in America. They were actually best known as being great with children. :)

 

 

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spbr.org

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Smilin' Pitbull Rescue is a pit bull and american staffordshire dog rescue focusing on the northeast US.
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