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Recent media exposure of pit bulls.

  1. And yet another bust.

    Mau Mau Kennels..... Police raid suspected dog fighting ring in west Columbus | NBC4i.com Coming across these far too often anymore.

    Started by AGK‎, 04-06-2016 03:00 AM
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  2. Peru: Crowd tries to separate two fighting dogs in street

    In a video that has gone viral in Peru two street dogs were caught on camera engaged in a brutal fight, forcing passer bys to throw water at them before beating and kicking at them in an attempt to separate them. Street dogs fighting in Peru - YouTube According to local reports the light...

    Started by Vicki‎, 04-22-2016 11:11 AM
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    04-28-2016, 12:25 AM Go to last post
  3. IL: 64 Pit Bulls Seized In Major Dog Fighting Raid in IL

    April 22, 2016 Sixty-four pit bulls were confiscated in a massive sting operation, with simultaneous raids in Rock Island and Davenport, Illinois. According to Rock Island Police, 11 federal search warrants were served in both cities, beginning at 6 a.m. on April 14, in an ongoing inquisition. ...

    Started by Vicki‎, 04-22-2016 01:56 PM
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    04-27-2016, 09:00 AM Go to last post
  4. KY: Dozens Of Dogs Missing In Northern Ky Counties

    Updated: Apr 08, 2016 2:59 PM EST Dozens of dogs are disappearing in Northern Kentucky counties and Animal Control Officers are worried about what they think might be happening to the dogs. According to our sister station WLWT, Officers with Gallatin County Animal Control say they have been...

    Started by Vicki‎, 04-09-2016 10:16 AM
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  5. GA: Rescued dogs to be looked after by Humane Society

    Rescued dogs to be looked after by Humane Society Published 6:13pm Friday, April 8, 2016 By Brandon O'Connor Following the arrests of Sadel and Terry Jackson earlier this week on charges related to animal cruelty and dog fighting, seven pit bulls were rescued from their property on East Griffin...

    Started by Vicki‎, 04-09-2016 10:12 AM
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  6. All these news stories seem to have something in common

    I read these stories all the time and every time I read them they come in on a tip to search the place. They finding nothing illegal and don't ever catch them actually fighting dogs. So the dogs have some scars on them, their on chains and own a treadmill. Lol, so that will get you charged with...

    Started by wardogkennels‎, 04-04-2016 10:59 PM
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    04-08-2016, 04:26 PM Go to last post
  7. TX: Dog fighting scene discovered in Jefferson Co. points to ongoing problem

    Dog fighting scene discovered in Jefferson Co. points to ongoing problem By Brandon Scott Updated 10:24 am, Wednesday, March 30, 2016 Tucked away on a cramped, dead end road south of Beaumont, Jefferson County deputies this week uncovered a small dog fighting operation and half a dozen pit...

    Started by Vicki‎, 04-01-2016 01:44 PM
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    04-07-2016, 11:18 PM Go to last post
  8. CA: Police Uncover Huge Dog-Fighting Ring Operating Across Southern California

    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Police have uncovered an extensive dog-fighting ring they say operated around the Southland and into Mexico. KCAL9’s Jennifer Kastner spoke to Robin Russell, a pit-bull rescuer from Studio City, about the ring on Wednesday evening. “It’s heartbreaking,” she...

    Started by Vicki‎, 04-01-2016 01:16 PM
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  9. AR: Group pushing for pit bull friendly dog park

    Sonny Scott , KTHV 7:37 PM. EST March 25, 2016 LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - A current Little Rock ordinance prohibits what they call “dangerous breeds” at dog parks. It's been a controversial topic for years in the city, and now a group is trying to raise money for a new park that will allow...

    Started by Vicki‎, 03-26-2016 10:53 AM
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    04-02-2016, 09:22 PM Go to last post
  10. MI: DPD: Suspected dog fighting breeder tortured by masked men

    Posted:Mar 31 2016 08:54PM EDT Updated:Apr 01 2016 07:55AM EDT DETROIT (WJBK) - A Detroit man was tied up, tortured and had his ear cut off. Police say ...

    Started by Vicki‎, 04-01-2016 09:40 AM
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    04-02-2016, 01:39 PM Go to last post
  11. NJ: 5 pit bulls used in dog fighting may get new homes

    By Don E. Woods | For NJ.com on April 01, 2016 at 3:30 PM, updated April 01, 2016 at 5:34 PM Five pit bulls are named as defendants in a lawsuit, but only so that authorities can find them new homes. Authorities rescued the pit bulls from the basement of a Vineland home, where they were...

    Started by Vicki‎, 04-02-2016 08:57 AM
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  12. WY: Pit bull finds home in Laramie after escaping fight ring

    Pit bull finds home in Laramie after escaping fight ring EVE NEWMAN Laramie Boomerang Updated 11 hrs ago LARAMIE — Little Red has more than 10,000 friends on Facebook. Nine years ago, she had no name. The 13-year-old American Staffordshire terrier, commonly known as a pit bull, has...

    Started by Vicki‎, 04-02-2016 08:52 AM
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  13. GA: Dog fighting investigation ongoing in Dougherty County

    By Jennifer Parks jennifer.parks@albanyherald.com Updated 20 hrs ago (0) ALBANY — The Dougherty County Police Department said Thursday that a dog fighting investigation is still under way following the seizure of two dozen animals on Hardup Road nearly three weeks ago. An...

    Started by Vicki‎, 04-01-2016 01:36 PM
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  14. TN: Man Formally Charged In Dog Fighting Ring

    Man Formally Charged In Dog Fighting Ring 7:03 AM, Apr 1, 2016 7:15 AM, Apr 1, 2016 NASHVILLE, Tenn. - A man accused of participating in a dog fighting ring in Nashville has formally been charged. James Burgess was arrested back on March 9 but was officially charged Thursday with animal...

    Started by Vicki‎, 04-01-2016 01:22 PM
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  15. FL: Jury deliberation underway in dogfighting trial

    March 10. 2016 In closing arguments on Thursday, Assistant State Attorney Jaime McManus said 17 injured dogs, syringes and supplements found in a refrigerator and a blood-stained pen show that dogfighting occurred at the home. "This is a case about victims without voices and about deeds that...

    Started by Vicki‎, 03-24-2016 04:53 PM
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  16. NV: A Pitbull becomes a police dog and shows off crime fighting skills in Las Vegas

    A Pitbull becomes a police dog and shows off crime fighting skills in Las Vegas By Sandra Gonzalez Thursday, March 10th 2016 LAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) — Pit bulls don't always have a good reputation, but one is aiming to change it. Kiah is now a member of one police force. Kiah is a crime...

    Started by Vicki‎, 03-12-2016 05:05 PM
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    03-23-2016, 10:27 PM Go to last post
  17. Everyone Be Sure And Look At This

    Get your recorder ready and spread the news PEOPLE AGAINST ANIMAL RIGHTS TERRORISTS 20/20 EXPOSE' ON SPCA/HUMANE SOCIETIES Friday June 3rd SPCA/HUMANE SOCIETES are Animal Enterprise Terrorist Organizations Destroying the Economy of Our Country. WHY ARE JUDGES ISSUING WARRANTS...

    Started by searkkennels‎, 06-02-2005 09:57 PM
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    03-23-2016, 07:57 PM Go to last post
  18. Pakistan: Howling in the woods: dogfighting

    Summoned closer by the howling of dogs and the beat of drums, a large crowd gathers near a stream in Haripur in northern mountains. Some 2,000 men are braving harsh Himalayan winds to cheer on their pets in what has become a regular winter fixture in the town: dogfighting. The more the muscular...

    Started by Vicki‎, 02-27-2016 09:44 AM
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    03-15-2016, 08:47 PM Go to last post
  19. TN: Police: 21 dogs rescued from Nashville dog fighting ring

    3-11-16 NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Metro Nashville police have made three arrests and seized 21 dogs in connection with an illegal dog fighting operation. The Metro Nashville Police Department says in a news release that Tuesday, officers searched a house where 45-year-old John Gooch and...

    Started by Vicki‎, 03-12-2016 04:57 PM
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    03-13-2016, 09:10 PM Go to last post
  20. NY: Freeport Gang Member Sentenced to 6 Years in Prison for Selling Heroin & Dog Fighting

    Freeport Gang Member Sentenced to Six Years in Prison for Selling Heroin and Dog Fighting Offenses Long Island Press Releases Shaheem Allen barred from being near any animal until 2031 (Long Island, NY) Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Freeport gang member,...

    Started by Vicki‎, 03-12-2016 05:10 PM
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    03-13-2016, 10:25 AM Go to last post
  21. Animal welfare groups line up to pitch solutions for 21 pitbulls

    Animal welfare groups line up to pitch solutions for 21 pitbulls seized from alleged dog-fighting ring By Vicki Gough, Chatham Daily News Thursday, March 10, 2016 3:53:18 EST PM Some 30 people stood undaunted in the rain outside the Chatham courthouse Thursday, armed with signs in a...

    Started by Vicki‎, 03-12-2016 05:15 PM
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    03-12-2016, 08:13 PM Go to last post
  22. L.A. County animal control to 'dog whisperer' Cesar Millan: Show us the pig

    L.A. County animal control to 'dog whisperer' Cesar Millan: Show us the pig March 11, 2016 Before they wrap up a probe into allegations of animal cruelty involving “dog whisperer” Cesar Millan, Los Angeles County animal control officials want to see the pot-bellied pig that was attacked by a...

    Started by Vicki‎, 03-12-2016 05:19 PM
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  23. PA: Trio killed pit bulls, put carc$#@! on train tracks, cops say

    By Pamela Sroka-Holzmann on March 03, 2016 at 1:35 PM, updated March 03, 2016 at 2:22 PM Three people are facing animal cruelty charges after police say they killed a pair of unwanted dogs and put them on railroad tracks to make the deaths appear accidental. lowersauccar.jpeg(file photo) ...

    Started by Vicki‎, 03-05-2016 01:47 PM
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  24. NC: WRAL Would Not Feature Dallas the Pit Bull on "Pet of the Day"

    WRAL Would Not Feature Dallas the Pit Bull on "Pet of the Day" Posted by Jane Porter on Thu, Mar 3, 2016 at 2:30 PM Meet Dallas, a two-year-old blue brindle pit bull. He's a Cause for Paws foster pup who's looking for a home. Last week, Dallas, accompanied by his foster mom Brittany...

    Started by Vicki‎, 03-05-2016 01:40 PM
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  25. AL: Dog fighting house busted, two arrested

    Dog fighting house busted, two arrested Andrew J. Yawn, Montgomery Advertiser 9:23 a.m. CST February 26, 2016 Siblings Bobby Terrell Fuller and LaTonya Michelle Jones were arrested earlier this week for alleged involvement in a dog-fighting operation. Authorities found the dog-fighting pit...

    Started by Vicki‎, 02-27-2016 09:34 AM
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  26. Shelters too quick to label dogs ‘pit bulls,’ study finds

    Shelters too quick to label dogs ‘pit bulls,’ study finds UF investigation highlights potentially dangerous implications of labeling shelter animals “pit bulls.” Feb 25, 2016 By dvm360.com staff A study by Julie Levy, DVM, PhD, professor of shelter medicine at the University of Florida...

    Started by Vicki‎, 02-27-2016 09:48 AM
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  27. PA: SPCA: Six dead puppies found in Germantown home, dogfighting suspected

    Officials find animals while serving second search warrant on property since 2014 By Michael Tanenbaum Officials with the Pennsylvania SPCA are investigating a possible dogfighting ring operating in Philadelphia after law enforcement officers discovered six dead puppies this week inside a...

    Started by Vicki‎, 02-27-2016 09:38 AM
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  28. OSPCA files court application to destroy 21 pit bulls

    OSPCA files court application to destroy 21 pit bulls By Liam Casey, THE CANADIAN PRESS Tuesday, February 23, 2016 12:52:05 EST AM Lawyers are lining up to fight a court application by Ontario's animal welfare organization to destroy 21 dogs seized in an alleged Chatham-area dog...

    Started by Vicki‎, 02-26-2016 04:36 PM
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    02-27-2016, 10:20 AM Go to last post
  29. KY: Senate panel OKs bill to toughen laws against dogfighting

    By BRUCE SCHREINER Associated Press 2/23/16 FRANKFORT, Ky. A Senate panel advanced a bill Tuesday to put more bite in Kentucky's weakest-in-the-nation laws against dogfighting, but animal rights activists said revisions could create loopholes for those supplying fighting dogs. Kentucky...

    Started by Vicki‎, 02-26-2016 04:33 PM
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  30. MI: Charges expected after dogs, dogfighting equipment seized

    OSHTEMO TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say charges are expected after they seized dogs and dogfighting paraphernalia during a raid on a Kalamazoo-area home. Kalamazoo County Animal Services and Enforcement Director Steve Lawrence tells the Kalamazoo Gazette the Oshtemo Township property...

    Started by Vicki‎, 02-20-2016 02:05 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    02-21-2016, 10:57 AM Go to last post

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