Texas Mom Killed by Pet Pit Bulls

Texas Mom Killed by Pet Pit Bulls

Upon visiting her two dogs at the local animal hospital, a mother of two was mauled to death. The woman was attacked by her two pit bulls after spending time with the dogs in the outdoor area. Only sometime after did the facility’s employees realize that the victim had been attacked by the two dogs....

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New Law Changes Virginia’s Definition of Dangerous Dogs

New Law Changes Virginia’s Definition of Dangerous Dogs

Hundreds of new laws took effect earlier this week, as the efforts of the General Assembly’s session finally paid off. One of the most important changes is the way the state defines “dangerous” dogs. In the past, dangerous dogs have been given that label anytime they bit another cr...

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Pit Bull Maulings in PA, OH Spark Fresh Debate

Pit Bull Maulings in PA, OH Spark Fresh Debate

Two people have been killed in fatal pit bull maulings this month, reigniting a decades-long debate between critics and defenders of the breed. The first incident occurred in Upper Mancugie Township, Pennsylvania, when a woman’s beloved pet pit bull-boxer mix attacked her on her back patio. Ne...

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Eastern Shore Pit Bull Attack Case Headed to Grand Jury

Eastern Shore Pit Bull Attack Case Headed to Grand Jury

A grand jury will review a Onancock pit bull attack that sent two girls to the hospital in January. The victims, aged 11 and 17, were standing at a bus stop when the dogs attacked. The 11-year-old was bit first, while the older girl fended off the pit bulls using tree branches and her fist. The youn...

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