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Ginger Wirt
Ginger Wirt

I had a dog that lived to be 14 and passed away due to illness. She was a sweet, gentle dog, however we kept her breed mixture to ourselves as we knew people would get nervous. She never bit or attempted to bite anyone. It is the responsibility of the human to socialize and train any dog they own. Dogs seldom bite unless they have not been raised with love, and responsibility. When a dog becomes a problem, save the dog and lock up the human!

Brenda Male-Woodcock
Brenda Male-Woodcock
  • Ginger Wirt

Sadly l don't agree with your petition ,it not the dogs fault its the owners .l,live in a townhouse and there's a rottweiler down the hall which has tormented and came at me on several occasions ,its also attack my five year old grandson and this took place in the school yard right behind our home .Another little girl was hurt badly at the same school .l know its hard to loose a pet ,my Scottish terrier had to be put to sleep because of cancer and our family fell to pieces .l think pit...

Sadly l don't agree with your petition ,it not the dogs fault its the owners .l,live in a townhouse and there's a rottweiler down the hall which has tormented and came at me on several occasions ,its also attack my five year old grandson and this took place in the school yard right behind our home .Another little girl was hurt badly at the same school .l know its hard to loose a pet ,my Scottish terrier had to be put to sleep because of cancer and our family fell to pieces .l think pit bulls should be banned but if you have them they should be muzzled and wear a leash when out in public .Stop breeding them .l'm not an animal hater what l dislike are irresponsible owners .

Haiden Curtis Michael Lawman
Haiden Curtis Michael Lawman
  • Ginger Wirt

You are an idiot

Ginger Wirt
Ginger Wirt
  • Ginger Wirt

Haiden, I am not Brenda Male-Woodcock - I am the lady above her paragraph. I don't agree with Brenda but I think she is confused. Perhaps she doesn't know that a dog that has been bullied, neglected, handled with anger and not love, not taught how to relate to people can still be saved and retrained. Not by the owner but by someone who knows what they are doing. It is never good to simply call her an idiot even if you are sure you are right. I am very sorry she has had a bad experience...

Haiden, I am not Brenda Male-Woodcock - I am the lady above her paragraph. I don't agree with Brenda but I think she is confused. Perhaps she doesn't know that a dog that has been bullied, neglected, handled with anger and not love, not taught how to relate to people can still be saved and retrained. Not by the owner but by someone who knows what they are doing. It is never good to simply call her an idiot even if you are sure you are right. I am very sorry she has had a bad experience and I hope someone helps the dogs before they hurt someone else or someone hurts them. I am proud of you, however, for recognizing that it is not the dogs fault. We both want the dogs to get help.

Flor De Maria Goldston
Flor De Maria Goldston
  • Ginger Wirt

Ginger-I agreed with your statment and I will repeat it because that is a fact. "When a dog becomes a problem save the dog and lock up the human"!!!!

Ginger Wirt
Ginger Wirt
  • Ginger Wirt

Thank you!

Nelda L. Percival
Nelda L. Percival
  • Ginger Wirt

TOTALLY CORRECT! JAIL THE OWNER then re-educate the dog, but don't kill the dog! Re-home to a better environment for a possible bitter. Nothing says they will ever bite again..

Natalie Khoury
Natalie Khoury

Not just anyone should own a pitbull, if you want to own a pitbull the government should support and educate. Create programs for people to attend and learn about owning a pitbull. Do not kill them and take innocent pets from families. People are not registering them because the legislation is ridiculous and doesn't offer a good life for the family or the dog. Give them a chance to have a great dog in society. This is different to a dangerous dog who has a history of biting or aggression. Please lets educate rather than kill

Elin Eulin
Elin Eulin
  • Natalie Khoury

C'est triste à dire mais il faudrait un suivi de tous les chiens vendus en nommant des inspecteurs par exemple...car ce sont les maîtres qui sont condamnables et non les chiens. Il faut davantage d'enquêtes à propos des combats de chiens car ceux-ci se font dans la clandestinité et déterminer la façon dont les détenteurs des chiens pour faire des combats ont pu se procurer leurs chiens. Il y a un vrai travai d'investigation dans ce domaine. Est-il fait ?

Elin Eulin
Elin Eulin
  • Natalie Khoury

ce suivi des chiens permettrait d'éviter des dérives et de déterminer si les bons soins sont apportés par leurs maitres envers leurs animaux

Kristen Dougherty
Kristen Dougherty

This has become a World wide epidemic. An epidemic of fear unfounded. Yes, there are stories of pitts attacking people & other animals. That is the exception, not the rule. There are just as many GOOD stories of rescues, love and devotion of the breed. Judging a book by it's cover isn't fair in any Country. The movie "Homeward Bound" had a "bully" breed that resembled a pitt. Does that make that animal any more damgerous? NO. As a recent new owner of a AmStaffLab, I've seen the faces and...

This has become a World wide epidemic. An epidemic of fear unfounded. Yes, there are stories of pitts attacking people & other animals. That is the exception, not the rule. There are just as many GOOD stories of rescues, love and devotion of the breed. Judging a book by it's cover isn't fair in any Country. The movie "Homeward Bound" had a "bully" breed that resembled a pitt. Does that make that animal any more damgerous? NO. As a recent new owner of a AmStaffLab, I've seen the faces and reactions of my dog when I take him in public - just because of their own unfounded fears and lack of knowledge of MY dog. Michael Vik did damage to the breed, but there are responsible owners out there that care for their dogs. The BSL, lack of proper education and unfounded fears has to end. First, it was the Dobermans, then the Rottweilers and German Shepherds. I can personally tell you - it's not the dog, it's the way the owners raised the dog.

Angela Worley-Ferrigan
Angela Worley-Ferrigan
  • Kristen Dougherty

AMEN TO THAT.

Bette-Ann Libin
Bette-Ann Libin

There are NO bad dogs only bad OWNERS!

Hans-Curd V Welsch
Hans-Curd V Welsch

I think they have to stop breeding - there are plenty of wounderful dog all over the world - It's the breeder responsibility and greed

Mary Martin
Mary Martin

Instead of Banning certain dog breeds, why don't we start banning people who are too stupid or uneducated from owning dogs. Far too many people get dogs without having any understanding to a dogs behavior, or find it just to timely to train said dog. Unfortunately too many people in the past have gotten Pit Bulls as a status symbol, without any knowledge of the breed or how to train the dog. I am sick of seeing these poor animals paying the ultimate price for their owners stupidity.

Christine Di Chario
Christine Di Chario

Okay so did anyone bother to tell these stupid idiots that THERE IS NO SUCH BREED AS A PIT BULL???? This is a term used to describe certain characteristics of the dog but there is NO SUCH BREED!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! So how can a dog be classified as a Pit Bull - citing "that the dog is by all physical characteristics a Pit Bull just not a perfect Pit Bull"..WTF!

Flor De Maria Goldston

Sorry...What it is BLS?

Lynn Chase Burke
Lynn Chase Burke
  • Flor De Maria Goldston

Flor BSL is Breed Restriction Legislstion. In Denver CO some 6000 family dogs were rounded up by the dog police that went to people's HOMES and literally TOOK THEIR DOGS and euthanized them if they were Pit Bulls or if they LOOKED like Pit Bulls! ! It's sick. It's a deplorable law. It violates our constitutional rights to pursue Happiness. It is our God given right to choose whatever dog we wish to share our own homes with! If a dog does something then pursue the owner but don't violate my rights because of some criminals!

Flor De Maria Goldston
Flor De Maria Goldston
  • Flor De Maria Goldston

Thank you Lynn. How deporable this can be and non acceptable. Is the people from Colorado doing something about it? Please I want to help! Thank you.

Zofia Szarzyńska
Zofia Szarzyńska
  • Flor De Maria Goldston

zgadzam sie z opinia Lynn.

Flor De Maria Goldston
Flor De Maria Goldston
  • Flor De Maria Goldston

Thank you Sofia, but I don't speak Russian? I am sure you agreed with Lynn.

Carole Gill
Carole Gill

Please stop this. Behaviour all has to do with training and environment. There are such wonderful loving dogs that are doomed by this legislation. It is not fair!

Maryann Laukaitis
Maryann Laukaitis

Get rid of the people harming animals and this world will be a better place filled with kindness.wipe these people off the face of the earth no questions asked...............

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