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]
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]
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]