Dog nearly killed for having too large of a head!

Here is a perfect example of the absolute bull**** going on here in Ontario! In Kitchener, Ontario this week, Shon Carroll, a humane society officer was “told” to investigate the background (lineage?) of a dog that was brought in stray. ** Kitchener has had a breed specific ban in place since Febuary 1997, put in …

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High Five to Arnold Schwarzenegger

Thank Dogness there is still some good old common sense left in the world! California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has vetoed Assembly Bill 241 which would have prohibited any person or entity from having 50 or more intact dogs or cats. He returned the bill with the following veto message: To the Members of the California …

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Denver’s breed identification was challenged

In a case against the city of Denver where 3 “breed ID experts” identified a dog (Dexter) as a “pitbull”; Dexter's owner challenged this identification and won! My face is blue from mentioning this important tidbit of knowledge.. “Pitbull” is a slang term for a shape or look of dog. It IS NOT a breed! …

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Time to wake up to the horrors of BSL

It is due time to “out” the visual and background story behind breed bans. Please let this burn into your mind. Please share this with as many people as you possibly can. The content is difficult, but what those of us who live with breed bans have witnessed and live with every hour of every …

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Tin Pot Award for this month goes to Neguac, NB

I cannot find the words to comment on this lack of thought from the town council of Neguac, New Brunswick. My only comment would have to be; way to hurl Neguac! I hope your pop drops from 1623 to ZERO. In an article from the Times and Transcript, the witch hunt is described in detail. …

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Sarnia dogs released! But no pat on the back for Sarnia…

I was away for the weekend so wasn't able to update on the Sarnia dogs.. Chicobandido has the story. The dogs have been released to their owners. Thank you to Al Bennet for injecting some sense into this situation. Here is the media release from earlier today: City of SarniaMedia Release Date: September 21, 2009Release …

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