In June of 2009 I was introduced to the world of pit bulls. My mom was driving to work and saw a huge black and white pit bull sitting on the side of the road. We already had four family dogs between the two of us, so she passed by hoping someone else would stop for the dog.

Where Does the Hatred Come From?

November 6, 2012 by  
Filed under Heroes and Ambassadors, Stories

I have always been so perplexed at how difficult it is to get people to understand that dog behaviors and conduct are stemmed primarily from owners and not particular breeds. It seems logical that we as humans impart behaviors on our dogs, good or bad.

A Letter to PETA

August 28, 2012 by  
Filed under Headlines

Many of you know of PETA’s unfortunate and illogical stance on “pit bull” type dogs. The following is an email correspondence between one of our longtime supporters and donors, Mina Yindra (Addie’s Mom) and PETA.

The Week in Review

July 24, 2012 by  
Filed under Headlines

Well, the last week has been a whirlwind of activity and events in the canine world. Some of it wonderful and inspiring, and some of it rather tragic and disarming.

Military Pet Policies Tear Families Apart

July 24, 2012 by  
Filed under Great Family Dogs, Stories

Considering how vital pets are for stability and love, it’s shocking to know there are official military housing pet policies in place, forcing families to abandon cherished pets. This is because there’s no standardized pet policy to facilitate forever ownership.

You Can End BDL

July 23, 2012 by  
Filed under Stories

Dealing with individual people who don’t like your pit bull friend you can deal with, you’re used to it, but laws, that’s a bit different. So, we adjust. We accept that there are some places where we cannot live. But does it have to be that way?

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