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  1. General Discussion
    I need help to determine the color of my (super adorable) foster pup. She's about 8 weeks old and I am trying to write up a little bio for her to put up on the shelter's website. I searched a ton of threads but just can't quite decide on what color to call her. She's with my yellow lab in a...
  2. Pit Bull Legal News
    Read more about the Study: Dogs Labelled as Pitbulls Stay 3 Times Longer in Shelters at PetGuide.com.
  3. General Discussion
    Since the consensus here is that any dog which is not registered or doesn't have a pedigree cannot be a member of any breed -- even if say, it looks VERY much or identical TO say, the "breed" that gets called Greyhound, is the notion of "breed" antiquated and past it's usefulness? Since I hear...
  4. General Discussion
    I'm just going to throw this out there... (Just a little about me) Our family Wife, Daughter and Yorkie, House with .60 acre fenced. looking for a new dog- Our poor little yorkie was bought from what we know now as a puppy mill = ( We spent almost 2500-3k on her within the first few months of...
  5. General Discussion
    I want to volunteer at shelters that help out pit bulls. I live with my parents, which doesn't allow me to help in the way I want to, so I'm looking for organizations I can become involved with. My email is: [email protected] If you're part of an organization or can refer me to one that...
  6. BSL Discussion
    I'm reprinting an email I received today from a "Pit" rescue group I belong to. It seems that today is the last day he can veto this law. It's not BSL...but affects all shelter animals. ..................................................... "WE NEED YOUR HELP TO ASK THE CT GOVERNOR DAN MALLOY TO...
  7. General Discussion
    Hello all... Today I was watching Animal Planet after I woke up as I always do and what was on was one of those animal cop shows. I really enjoy watching these shows mainly to see the poor animals getting good homes after whatever trauma they went through, however I always see one thing that...
  8. General Discussion
    Hi Everyone It's a good job admin sent a reminder to drop by. Thanks. I am just assisting my manager with re-vamping our not-for-profit website and was wondering if you guys knew any pitbull (or other canine) rescue shelters etc that would like free advertising for 2011? You can get me through...
  9. BSL Discussion
    Animal rights groups fight gas chambers in shelters Animal rights groups fight gas chambers in shelters - CBS 42 CULLMAN (WIAT) - Thousands of animals are put to death in Alabama each year, mostly because there are not enough homes to take them. While animal rights groups are not protesting...
  10. BSL Discussion
    Tossed into the cold: Pit bulls at shelters surge after NYCHA restrictions BY Amy Sacks DAILY NEWS WRITER Saturday, January 9th 2010, 4:00 AM For most of his short life, Chase was able to enjoy the creature comforts of a safe, cozy home. But for the last three weeks, the...
  11. Positive Pitbull News
    HSUS has a pdf for shelters titled "Selecting Animals for Euthanasia". It details 4 pages worth of guidelines. Let me repeat that: Four pages of guidelines on selecting shelter pets for death. On the plus side, I found a sentiment I can support: Although euthanasia decisions should never be...
  12. Events, Results & Photos
    Liberty Humane Society of Jersey City is a very Pit Bull friendly open admissions animal shelter that promotes and adopts out all healthy, correct temperament Pit Bulls that enter its doors. In fact, LHS has a special Pit Bull program (B.A.D.Dogs for bullies are deserving dogs) that is directed...
  13. Keith "Cane76" Campos
    Um, This came up on another forum and im not sure why but people were really adament about finding there working dogs from a shelter,I said"If your looking for a working prospect it best to find a reputable breeder",It seemed to really piss folks off,im not sure if it was because it isnt...
  14. General Discussion
    Recent attacks put focus on nationwide trend, and officials see no end in sight By SALATHEIA BRYANT Copyright 2007 Houston Chronicle On any given day, the kennels at the Harris County Veterinary Public Health Department's shelter are packed with pit bulls. On one recent day the shelter housed...
  15. Positive Pitbull News
    Bull crap Denver's breed ban pushes thousands of pit bulls into Springs shelters by Naomi Zeveloff Months after being smuggled out of Denver, Mateo kneels for a treat from his foster owner, Kristie Young. All Breed Executive Director Lauren Fox looks on. Photo By Bruce Elliott The morning...
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