Zupf: Staten Island Model Attacked by Loose Pit Bull

Model Attacked by Pit Bull In his latest video, YouTube artist Zupf brazenly points a finger at the facts that matter the most about a pit bull attack: the severe and costly medical trauma the victim suffers, the absolute non-provocation for the attack (in this instance merely walking to her car) and the zealous voice that lies behind the pit bull lobby. The pit bull bite often dismembers and nearly always debilitates the victim. In this attack, the dog tore through her boot, se… [Read full blog post]

Pair of Pit Bulls Attack Molalla Man Christmas Morning

Dogs Will Be Euthanized UPDATE 12/30/08: The two dogs suspected in a Christmas attack on Christopher Friesen will be euthanized. A resident spotted the dogs days after the attack, trapped (or dumped) inside the building foundation of a former lumber mill. The dogs were described as highly aggressive. Authorities are now calling the dogs American Bully-mixes, which is a modern breed line derived by breeding the American Pit Bull Terrier to the American Staffordshire terr… [Read full blog post]

Part III: Doretta Zinke, 39, Killed by 9 Pit Bulls (1945)

From left: Joe Munn, Charles Smallwood, Doretta Zinke, Jennifer Lowe. Dade County, FL - On May 16, 1945, Doretta Zinke was savagely killed by a pack of pit bulls in the state of Florida. Headlines of the grisly attack covered newspapers across the county. Authorities seized and killed Joe Munn's 27 dogs. Deputy Sheriff Mark Richardson testified that Munn admitted he had been raising fighting dogs and that he knew the dogs were vicious. Munn was convicted of manslaughter and s… [Read full blog post]

12/17-23/08 Pit Bulls Shot by Police

#401: Pit Bull Tries to Attack Wheel-Chair Bound Man 12/23/08 | Rubidoux, CA Summary: In the wake of a violent mauling by two pit bulls that caused a man's death, Rubidoux is back in the news. On Tuesday a loose pit bull tried to attack a wheelchair-bound man, prompting a Riverside County sheriff's deputy to shoot the animal. According to sheriff's Deputy Herlinda Valenzuela, "The deputy was driving by and spotted a pit bull-mix aggressively trying to attack a male in an electr… [Read full blog post]