Here's a good little video put out by DNews regarding dog aggression and how BSL does not work. It was on MSN home page today. I thought it was interesting that they found rescue dogs or dog that came from shelters to be more aggressive than dogs that came from breeders.
A sunset clause was added to the ordinance at this second reading. MSN for pit bulls will begin January 1, 2011. To be revisited near the end of 2011 (need to verify this)
Many pit bull advocates stepped up and covered lots of ground opposing the ordinance. Special thanks to Stephanie from Pit...
The Hollister (CA) city council is scheduled to vote on
breed-specific MSN on Monday Oct 18. It will pass if the committee
room isn't packed with opponents willing to speak against it,
A majority of the city council wants all breed MSN. That's what they
said at the last...
Breed-Specific Mandatory Spay/Neuter Laws Profile People and Pets | Animals | Change.org
Breed-Specific Mandatory Spay/Neuter Laws Profile People and Petsby Ledy VanKavageOctober 13, 2010 09:00 AM (PT)Topics: Breed Specific Legislation, DogsMandatory spay/neuter laws sound like a good idea...
Ypsilanti Township, Michigan Considering Mandatory Spay/Neuter Law for "Pit Bulls"
September 23rd, 2010 by admin
Editor's note: Please contact the Ypsilanti Township Board of Trustees here and politely inform them that since almost any medium- and large-breed dog (and I guess even Chihuahuas!)...
Remember, breed-specific mandatory spay/neuter is breed-specific legislation. It carries all the same flaws and moral dilemmas as any other type of breed-specific law. It is difficult to enforce, does not improve public safety, and results in the needless death of pets.
And, once you allow a...
>From RPOA Texas Outreach and
Responsible Pet Owners Alliance
"Animal welfare, not animal 'rights'
and, yes, there is a difference."
Permission granted to crosspost.
July 7, 2010
Waco passed their Mandatory Pet Spay/Neuter and Intact Animal...
This link is from the MSN home page.
Stopping the Pit Bull Problem
The Pit-Bull Problem
America's most-maligned dog wants to be sweet and docile, but well-meaning humans mess it all up.
By Joan Raymond | Newsweek Web Exclusive
Oct 30, 2009
A 10-acre stretch of land just outside Los Angeles is...
[Tuesday, March 24, 2009]
This morning, the Florida House Agriculture and Natural Resources Policy Committee adopted a "strike-all" amendment to House Bill 451, which would have required the mandatory spay/neuter of all dogs four months of age with little exception. The Florida Association of...