Tips for Attending Meetings on BDL

June 10, 2013 by  
Filed under News Gallery, Resources

After recent successes in Connecticut and Nevada, it has become even more important to step up at public hearings and speak out against breed discriminatory legislation.

Part of the Solution

October 16, 2012 by  
Filed under Second Chances, Stories

I had never had much exposure to pit bull type dogs and, truthfully, I was always a bit leery of them. The huge head, jaws and teeth struck me as a bit intimidating. Thankfully, it didn’t take much for me to change my mind.


August 30, 2012 by  
Filed under Rescue Dog of the Week

Tally was placed in our most “well-seasoned” foster home. With patience of saints and several wonderful role model resident dogs we knew this would be the best spot Tally could begin to heal. And we could begin to fundraise to have that terribly injured eye removed.

In Hiding

July 25, 2012 by  
Filed under Headlines, Second Chances, Stories

Imagine being locked in a dusty shed for months on end. You can’t go outside because people might see that you look like a pit bull and turn you in. If you’re turned in, you’re dead.

Callie Full Throttle

May 21, 2012 by  
Filed under Second Chances, Stories

It was up to me to take responsibility. So I did. I jumped right on the bandwagon of changing perceptions about pit bulls. Including mine. I have never been sorry. I feel sorry for people who are subjected to me now, as I attempt to proselytize them about the awesomeness of pit bull type dogs.

Looks Can be Deceiving

March 28, 2012 by  
Filed under Great Family Dogs, Stories

“That’s not a pit bull, is it?” asked my future landlord, as she suspiciously eyed the photo of my dog, who was listed “Boston Terrier/Beagle” mix on his rabies’ papers.

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