Meet Jambo: Trick Dog Champion and Much More!

By Louise Stapleton-Frappell Jambo is the first Staffordshire Bull Terrier to be a Trick Dog Champion. He’s trained with only Positive Reinforcement and is helping break the Bully Breed stereotype! Jambo is always hard at work – either working on his tricks, promoting positive reinforcement training, or helping fight breed discriminatory laws. Jambo was born […]

Tags:

National Survey Shows Americans Against Breed Discrimination

“… instead of punishing innocent dogs for resembling a specific breed, communities should concentrate on holding reckless owners accountable and responsible. The simple truth is that breed discrimination doesn’t work.” – Ledy VanKavage, Senior Legislative Attorney for Best Friends Animal Society America has spoken!  In a new national survey commissioned by Best Friends Animal Society, […]

Tags:

Have you met Ruger the Pit Bull Ambassabull yet?

By Stephanie Coomer In the fall of 2012 our family had chosen out of many adoptable dogs to adopt an Am Staff from a local rescue. He was an adult dog with his CGC and was well suited to be a therapy dog and ambassador for his breed (like I wanted), and NOT a puppy, […]

Tags:

Gunny and The Magical Pack

Gunny pose c

“I met ‘one of those dogs’ today.  I’d tell you his name, but he doesn’t have one.  I can, however, tell you that he has one of the most amazing spirits I have ever had the good fortune to encounter.  I can also tell you that his capacity for love and forgiveness warms my heart…and […]

Tags:

2014 StubbySiblings Calendar!

Can you think of anything better than adorable Stubby Siblings on your wall throughout 2014?  Here’s a sneak peek at the cover of the StubbyDog 2014 Calendar starring London and his siblings! Email [email protected] to order yours today!

Tags:

Pit Bull Type Dogs Featured in National Advertising? Yes, Please!

Petco

Just the other day I was walking through a local Petco and discovered this advertisement. Don’t you love when pit bull type dogs are featured in advertisements like this one?  It really shouldn’t be a surprise.  According to Vet Street, the American Pit Bull Terrier is a top-three breed in 28 states across the country.  These dogs are […]

Tags:

Show the World your Pit Bull is Family!

black and white pit bull public domane

  Looking for an effective and FREE way to advocate for pit bull type dogs?  Tell the world every day, everywhere you go, that your pit bull is FAMILY with this free bumper sticker!  We are ordering one (or two or three) right away and so should you! Where will you place your free sticker? […]

Tags:

Mr. Buddy Rose

budrose_thb

A little more than year ago, if you had told me I would have a pit bull lying on my living room floor, I would have called you a liar. Here’s the story of how a pit bull began snoring on my couch…

Tags:

Chilly the Super-Collar-Model

chilly_thb

I had no idea then that Chilly belonged with me, and it would take two more failed adoptions, two years and an ultimatum before my girl finally came home.

Tags: , , , ,

Sway Love

swayandjosh_thb

I’m not sure how to begin this article other than to admit that grief has played a significant role in shaping the last four years of my life. That sounds like a sad and depressing thing, but over time you come to realize what it means and to put it in its proper perspective.

Tags: ,