In reply to ok ppl i have a big problem by steph_hall. a lab will mess you up just as bad as a pit bull. The normal response is, well they cant maul people. JAVMA 2000;217:836-840. Good day(=. ALL DOGS CAN HURT THERFORE DONT HIT THEM!ALL DOGS DESERVE LOVE, SO GIVE IT TO THEM, ALL DOGS(this may be my religion speaking but) WERE PUT HERE TO BE OUR COMPANIONS, TO GIVE US LOVE WHEN WE LOST SOMETHING OR SOMEONE, TO LET US KNOW WE R NOT ALONE WHEN WE FEEL WE ARE, To have something to love when we feel we have noone to give it to, o protect us when we are really needing it, and to make us happy, but they were put here for companionship, not to be chopped at, snipped, beaten, fought, hated, starved, ALL DOGS DESERVE MORALITY!!!!!!!!!!!! I personally love Pits and know mine would never harm anyone. In reply to I respect your opinion? Anabelle had a horrible case of hookworms when I got her and the vet told me that she probably got it from the mother, so I know these dogs are at the very least not taken care of very well. Dogs have a sense in them that tells if your afraid of them or can tolerate or adore them, and because of this they play off those "vibes" they get from every person they encounter. The fight was vicious and the pitt latched onto the labs leg after many other bites, and began the hold and shake bite. in the position of another dog]? Sometimes people just don't realize that when they play rough with the puppy that the puppy will play rough when it grows up. Nine years ago I HATED Pit Bulls for no reason other then the negative things I'd HEARD about them. Most DA shows up at about 2-3yrs of age. encountered, calling into play the dog's ability to distinguish between Just like us, it will get cranky. its just that all i want is a pit bull but that issue been really bothering me on if i shuld get one or not. I also think anybody who owns a bully breed dog that does not own a break stick is being very irresponsible. My daughers friend raises and sells all kinds of pit bulls. That's the way our legal system works... You pay for the amount of damage done. 48 The combination of criminals and pit bulls exponentially increases the danger these dogs pose to … Any way, the dog decided his head was a good replacement chew toy and tore apart his skull. An alternative to My pittie is the best thing that's ever happened to me :) she's a real sweetie & now I'm trying to get the word out. people these days. Recently two pit bulls entered a home and tore a elderly lady apart. I reply that is a 2 1/2 year old Pitbull she is petting. Labs and German Shepherds are highest on the list. He obviously has no knowledge of how big he is or how strong he is and insists on being a lap dog. People starve them and throw them away like trash, people throw them out of windows, people are the blame... if a Black lab was used for these purposes would you be afraid? I did a lot of reading and attended some classes when my son brought home his Pit Bull, this is where I learned about the their attitudes and tendencies...about their fear factor, they are tenacious and strong but they are actually less aggresive than some of the more common breeds that nobody seems to fear, Rotties have a very powerful bite and a record of people attacks, but no one is banning them...so I would suggest you get your puppy, take him/her to classes and get him/her socilized early on, let him/her play with other dogs so they know that there is nothing to be afraid of...you'll have a wonderful time and you will become so much more wise from the experience. She is very sweet and loving. They should be restricted or outright banned as certain other dangerous or wild animals currently are. But yet, racism still exist because of sensational media reports. It's the fault of the educated person who refused to follow simple laws, like keep your dog leashed, or fenced in a yard. Pitbulls only become aggressive when they have irresponsible owners who don't know how to train them or provide decent upkeep for them. or did she just start putting stuff away? im by her house atleast 4 times a week and believe me she had total control over her dogs. they love you somuch mine would never hurt no one, pit bulls are wonderfull dog people say they are mean and blame them for attacking people news flash it is not the dogs fault it is the people who raise them that are the ones to blame i love my pit and i have a kid on the way and i cant wate for them to meet. lions and hyenas have 600lbs of bite force. As search and rescue animals? In this nation people can only do as they like as long as it does not pose a danger to others. lol did you really just say that? your average german sheppard can bite much harder, and rotties and mastiffs have much, much stronger bites). Dog bite statistics are often unfairly skewed to paint pit bulls as the primary perpetrators. They are like every other dog and if you train them and give them love they will be the nicest dogs. We realize now, that our puppy is part Pit Bull which kind of freaks me out. we should ban bsl not the pitbulls poor misunderstood animals, the news only shows the attacks that they want to and half the time they are wrong we owned four pit pups a pit cross and a pur bred casey he passed away 6 years ago someone poisoned him and he would never hurt anyone when i was two i hung off his ears and all he did was look at my dad like get this kid off me, In reply to most loyal dog you could ever by casey the pittie, wow forgot my pasword now iam casey the pitbull lol. Its amazing to me that Chihuahuas dauchsons and the like get away with being mean dogs that attack people constantly but it is excused. If for what ever reason the dog can not be socialized and remains human aggressive then  I am sorry to say,the animal should be humanely euthanized.Even Grammy's Toy Poodle or Auntie's Pomeranian. You just admitted in by dantehman. Did you know that horse back riding is statistically more dangerous than riding a motorcycle? And so far piper is doing great! I worked with him for a few hours a day one day a week, and now every time I come into the shelter to do my volunteer time he looks at me through his fence and smiles and is full of life. We take her over there all the time. My son just adopted a beautiful blue pit who is approx. This is not the case for a border collie or a labrador. In reply to Just for the record, if you by kendseycollins. I have a pitt and 2 min-pins. Here's true evidence, but you will ignore it. Cesar encourages affection as the treat and making sure the dog is responsive without treats. 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