Tag Archives: dog fighting

The whole “Mike Vick wants a dog thing”

I wasn’t going to post about this, because the last thing I need right now is blog drama when I have enough drama going on in real life, but there have been some really thought-provoking posts and conversations about it, … Continue reading

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YCSPCA Reachin’ out, doin’ it right.

I have a soft spot already for the YCSPCA, because they were the people who saved my Harvey, who took him from a bad situation, sheltered him for over a year, adopted him out, took him back, and then bent … Continue reading

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You might be a dog fighter if

I first saw the picture of a young black guy being pulled on his bike by his pit bull when it was posted a few weeks ago on B-More Bulldogs. Now it’s on Pet Connection as well. What do you … Continue reading

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Please read this.

No Second Chance. Because there really is nothing more that needs to be said about Michael Vick, about his poor suffering dead dogs, about chances. About souls. And then go hug your dogs. Or at least that’s what I’m going … Continue reading

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I am not a dog fighter.

I am not a dog fighter, but it wouldn’t be overly hard to accuse me of being one, if you had some reason why you would want to destroy my life. It’s a scary thing, that my dogs could be … Continue reading

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To the HSMO, who is doing it right.

Thank you. Seriously. Thank you so much, from the bottom of my pit-bull-loving heart. PetConnection has a lovely blog post today about how the Humane Society of Missouri is taking care of all the bust dogs that they’re currently sheltering. … Continue reading

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More fighting dog busts.

I’ll link to YesBiscuit but lots of people have posted about it. The bottom line is that 200 or so fighting dogs have been seized and 30 people arrested. And I can’t help but wonder… what’s going to happen to … Continue reading

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Dare we hope?

It appears that Winograd’s HSUS post was misguided and the organization has instead decided to do a 180 on the issue of fight bust pit bulls. Christie Keith has a nice overview post hitting all the highlight links – BadRap, … Continue reading

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Nothing is as worthless as a bust dog.

Not the most unbiased source on the planet, but Nathan Winograd’s coverage of the HSUS “pit bull summit” is depressingly unsurprising. The HSUS has no use for pit bulls. Nothing could be more clear. I had hoped, perhaps, maybe the … Continue reading

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Numb is a good word for it.

If you haven’t read the BadRap post entitled “Numb”, now is the time to do so. In case you hadn’t heard, all the Wilkesboro dogs I wrote about a couple days ago are dead now. Victims of our fear and … Continue reading

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