Another Day, Another Pit Bull Story, More Need For Change

Several news stations have reported that an elderly Katy, Texas man, Juan Campos, was found dead yesterday with his body being mauled by pit bulls in his own backyard. Apparently the dogs clawed their way through his fence to get his dog and the man. See story here. Those in favor of breed specific legislation will call for such. Those opposed will cry out that there's not enough proof of the how or the why or the breed. Some will blame the dogs, read more
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Houston Chronicle Report Equals More Bad News For Pit Bull Owners

A recent review of Houston dog bite incident reports between 2006 and 2011 deals another blow to pit bull advocates insistence that the dogs are not a bad breed. The Houston Chronicle published their findings on April 1, 2012, in which they found that the most common breed of dogs involved in attacks are pit bulls with a total of 2,737 bites.  The next closest breed is German Shepherd with 1,729 bites. The above findings are consistent with those read more
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