From the local hardware store to the vet’s office, I regularly deal with people who assume the worst about my sweet Axle because of a dog breed stereotype.
In response to the Pit Bull ban in Montreal, we share six of our favorite Pitties.
New York State Assemblyman Ken Debrowski hopes to change that in his state by ending breed-specific housing guidelines.
Bad Newz Kennels no longer exists, but the player’s property still has sheds where dog fighting took place. Now, it also has a grove filled with dogwoods to honor his victims.
Lily Tomlin’s revival of Ernestine the Operator for a PETA video may be funny, but PETA is still built on exploiting humans and animals alike.
After the success of her “Wet Dog” series, Gamand is focusing on breed discrimination with “Flower Power: Pit Bulls of the Revolution.”
Since her story went viral, the former bait dog’s rescuers have been able to raise awareness about dog fighting and help other dogs in rescue.
Because of breed discrimination, being a therapy dog isn’t always easy for Blueberry, but she and her human are gaining acceptance one visit at a time.
When Stephanie Doris first saw the broken-down Pit Bull, she knew she had to help — and it changed both of their lives.
The American Staffordshire Bull Terrier mix is living with a foster family, but she deserves a place of her own after all she’s been through.
I’m unable to adopt another dog right now, so instead I volunteer time and spend money with organizations who help animals in need.
The Poughkeepsie Police Department becomes the latest law enforcement agency to include a rescued Pit Bull in its ranks.
The Oregon-based clothing company has a passion for bully breeds — and those who advocate for them.
The group touting the “ethical” treatment of animals regularly euthanizes thousands of healthy pets each year, and it’s got to stop.
The Pit Boss spoke at the annual pet-centric social media conference. We talked to him after about his Pit Bulls Geisha and Hercules, and his anti-BSL and spay/neuter efforts.
Many of us rescue animals not only because we value them, but also because deep down we’re trying to heal the lost, abandoned, and vulnerable parts of ourselves.
I understand the lure of a purebred puppy, but there are too many homeless pets for me ever to support buying a dog from a breeder.
October is Pit Bull Awareness month — here are six things you can do to fight Pit Bull bias and breed specific legislation.
PETA claims to be an animal rights organization, but its policy toward Pit Bulls just causes fear and misery.
When I first got Axle, I was extra-protective and passionate about my dog, with the hope of clearing up misinformation about his breed.
Henry was tied to a minivan and dragged down the street, sustaining horrible injuries; now, he’s spreading Pit Bill awareness in Canada and beyond.
Darren and Phillip are two English Staffies from Australia who are making a mark on Instagram — and using their fame to change people’s views on bully breeds.
By encouraging people to post photos of Pit Bulls in glasses on social media, Project Blue Collar is trying “clear the vision” of the breed.
This photo-sharing app raises money for shelters and helps to break negative stereotypes about Pit Bulls.
Pit Bulls can be excellent service animals, so AFF pulls the dogs from shelters and rescues for training and placement.
Thrown from a car when she was just a puppy, Starbuck survived and now thrives in her new forever home.
A luxury co-op has taken apartment regulations to a new level: All residents must prove that their dog is not a prohibited breed with DNA testing or a letter from a vet.
The newly cast Punisher for Marvel’s “Daredevil” series shares his love for the dogs and calls for an end to breed-specific legislation in AFF’s video.
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How I Deal With the Ignorance, Intolerance, and Fear I Face as the Pet Parent of Pit Bull