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10 reasons why Pit Bulls rule, from the perspective of a long-time Pit Bull rescuer.

Last year I started running. I still hate it, yet I continue to run 2-5 times a week. I have a running group that keeps me motivated and makes me stick to my routine.  It’s nice to know that even when it’s 25 degrees and all I want to do …

Stacy Wolf, Director New York State Government Affairs and Public Policy, ASPCA STATE LAW – Beware of Breed Bans The evening news and daily papers have a voracious appetite for the high drama of dog attacks. Inevitably, media attention raises concerns for public safety—concerns that sometimes lead municipalities to propose …

Bulletproof Sam is a dog, just like other Pit Bulls. This may be the most misunderstood breed, but dogs like Sam are working to show the public that Pit Bulls are just dogs, they are not monsters. Sam has had a hard life. He was part of a fighting operation …

Animal Planet’s hit show ‘Pit Bulls and Parolees’ has seen enormous success since it first aired. I personally absolutely love the show, and don’t mind staying in on wintery Saturday nights to catch the new episodes. Villalobos Rescue Center is the pit bull rescue behind the show.  They mainly hire …

Pit Bulls are great, but you need to ask some questions before adopting to ensure a happy home.

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Fostering is a fifth way to help pets

by Kirstyn Northrop Cobb, guest contributor, Pit Bull Parent • Dec 17 , 2013

Want to make a big impact? Consider fostering. Regular guest blogger, Kirstyn Northrop Cobb, our “Pit Bull Parent” shares why she loves fostering. If you decide to foster, don’t forget to pledge to help pets for a chance to win! Fostering. I love it. There is nothing that I do …

Kelli Gibbs’s experience is an object lesson in keeping your options open when adopting a pet. Richmond Animal Care and Control was just down the road from her, so it was her obvious choice for a shelter to visit. But first, from the comfort of home, she visited Petfinder to …

Help pit bull type dogs and hang bully-loving ladies on your wall at the same time! The 2013 Pinups for Pitbulls calendar features 14 months and 16 full photo sets, all in the Norman Rockwell theme celebrating the human-canine bond. Having been a fan of the Pinups for Pitbulls calendar since …

Liza Bean the shy pit bull is working on her independence training A few weeks ago we invited Petfinder rescue group members to nominate their behaviorally-challenged dogs for a chance at a complimentary phone consultation with It’s Me or the Dog star and renowned dog trainer Victoria Stilwell. Painfully shy …