Tag Archives: pit bulls

Happy Pit Bull Awareness Day!

Luce and Mushroom encourage everyone to spread the bully love today!

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When dog people condone breed bans.

Today was the opening day of Cynosport, The USDAA agility organization’s yearly Nationals. This year it is being held in Commerce City, Colorado. In Commerce City, Colorado it is “unlawful for any person to own, possess, keep, exercise control over, … Continue reading

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Cranky

Run for your life, little Bean! I did a little redesign of the blog so that I can post wider pictures. I’m not in love with the blue/purple link theme, but until I can figure out how to change it, … Continue reading

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Fighting the good fight.

I admit, as I’ve gotten more deeply immersed in my Border Collies, I’ve been moving away from the world of pit bulls. Part of this is because of the world of pit bulls- there is so much going on there … Continue reading

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Breed switching, pit bulls, and dreams.

I admit it, I kind of feel a little bit like a jerk that my blog that I created to be about the plight of pit bulls has turned into a training diary for my Border Collies. On one hand, … Continue reading

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We are Lennox.

We stand in solidarity against the governmental stupidity that would seize a mixed breed dog from his home, accuse him of being a pit bull, hold him for two years, not allow him to be transported to safety outside of … Continue reading

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Couldn’t have been a Lab– they don’t bite.

Local news story: Man was attacked by his own Labrador Retriever during a “family altercation”. The dog was tasered by police because it was “out of control” and they couldn’t otherwise contain him. The man was taken to the hospital … Continue reading

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More than how you raise them.

I love it when I take my pit bulls (usually Luce) out in public and people meet them in a friendly manner. I like it when people can recognize them as pit bulls, and respond to that with enthusiasm. I … Continue reading

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Local pit bull attack.

On Friday morning I was greeted with a front page newspaper story about a local pit bull attack on a seven year old boy. The dog was new in the home, had been adopted from the shelter about six weeks … Continue reading

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On training pit bulls.

I was talking with someone recently, a foundations level agility trainer, about my dogs. She knows Steve, and she asked if I had any other dogs. I said I had two older pit bulls. She breathed “ohhhhhhh” in a way … Continue reading

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