DogsBite.org has gathered a collection of Hero stories to honor those who have stopped a deadly pit bull attack. We are not alone in honoring these heroes. Groups like the Carnegie Hero Fund and the Boy Scouts of America have also recognized these individuals. This is in ongoing collection. Please contact us if you have a suggestion for a story. In your email to us, please supply a web link to the news article that reported the story.
04/19/10: Pit Bull Attack Victim, Duane VanLanHam, Awarded Carnegie Medal...
05/23/09: Norwich Post Office Awards Veteran For Intervening in Pit Bull Attack
01/29/09: Omaha Mayor to Honor Stefan Ray for Rescuing Child from Pit Bull Attack
01/03/09: Carson City Teenager Stabs Attacking Pit Bull to Death
11/23/08: Child Ripped Up by Pack of Pit Bulls in Baton Rouge
11/20/08: Pit Bull Attack Stopped by 4 Men and Police Gunfire in Oregon
11/02/08: Woman Saves Child; Pit Bull Owner Charged Under Lillian's Law
09/11/08: Boy Scout Stabs, Kills Pit Bulls Attacking Friend's Dog
08/07/08: Flashback: Man Receives Carnegie Medal for Stopping Pit Bull Attack
08/02/08: Chris Mazza: Teen Hero Saves Kid Brother From Pit Bull Attack
05/21/08: Hero Unmasked: Sean Bajwa's Savior, Jason Slezak
04/13/08: Orlando Mayor Receives Award and Praise for Stopping Pit Bull Attack
04/13/08: 5-Year Old Scales 6-Foot Fence to Enter Yard Containing Pit Bulls
03/27/08: Boy Scout Honored with Medal After Saving Mother from Pit Bull Attack