Tosches: What we know about pit bull owners
And in many ... killed by pit bulls last year. The dog was owned by her son. She was babysitting her three grandchildren when the pit bull attacked. She died of severe neck and spinal injuries. The children fled. From a relative: "This dog has never ...
Recent pit bull attacks raise questions about breed, dog laws
A recent rash of pit bull maulings in ... list in Butler County, many of them pit bulls. The list also includes Rottweilers, shepherds, cattle dogs, golden retrievers, Chihuahuas, an English Mastiff and a shih tzu. “If they have teeth, they will bite ...
A brief history of the PBR: Just a bunch of cowboys having fun
The sport of bull riding has been ... bulls all going on at a rodeo. What is known in the PBR as bullfighters used to be referred to as rodeo clowns. These men distracted bulls and entertained the crowds. Rodeos are still a very popular sport attended by ...
SPCA gives 16 pit bulls a new shot at adoption
These descendants of English bull-baiting dogs are now commonly mixed with Rottweilers, Labradors or boxers. Officials at the SPCA say one reason they have so many pit bulls is that their ... where it has been illegal to own or keep the dogs since 1997.
Pit Bull Kills 59-Year-Old Woman While Her Grandson Watches
Cindy Whisman, a 59-year-old grandmother, was killed ... bull. But Tom Skeldon still told the Free Press that no one can convince him that pit bulls make good family pets. “The No. 1 biting dog is the pit bull and, since 1982, there has never been ...