Vivien Willicombe
Vivien Willicombe

Maybe an owner register would be more applicable, so irresponsible owners are prevented from animal ownership.

Theresa Spadafore Nelson
Theresa Spadafore Nelson
  • Vivien Willicombe

I agree with having an owner register.

Ann Marie Stevens
Ann Marie Stevens
  • Vivien Willicombe

If there is a registry for 'bulls' there should be a registry for all large breed dogs, have you ever seen a Rottweiller in action, two bites from those 'bad boys' and they can snap a neck!!! Lots of fighting breeds out there, just that 'buls' are cheap and disposible.

monica san
monica san
  • Vivien Willicombe

I agree!

Carol Hulbert
Carol Hulbert
  • Vivien Willicombe

Here in the US there is an owner registry of sorts, if you follow the law; it's the law to get all dogs rabies shots and when they do, they're registered here with the county Coming soon, a animal abuser registry, just like sex offenders which will make it easier for rescues and private people as well, to check on someone before they adopt out a Pit or any dog. Of course the catch is, they have to be caught and convicted before they'll be on this list.

Veronique Masse
Veronique Masse

Unfortunately, Pitbulls attracts the wrong type of owners.... The young ones that likes them just because they look tuff and the drug dealers who wants violent dogs... No wonder there are so many negative feedbacks... You would never see a drug dealer or young man with a poodle...If the dog is trained and socialized, there wont be no problems...

Julie Phipps-Labonté
Julie Phipps-Labonté
  • Veronique Masse

And of course if there is a breed ban, such owners will simply move on to the next intimidating breed.

James McRoberts
James McRoberts
  • Veronique Masse

Agreed But how do you know what owner is going to treat his/her dog with the love and care it needs ? Hard to weed out bad owners Maybe a register with Police and a vet like a gun or car but i can already see the city cash grabs with extra papers to buy and you would have the bad guys keeping the dogs tied up inside the homes

monica san
monica san
  • James McRoberts

Have it mandatory for pit bull owners to have discipline training. I already do it...and its healthy for everyone.

Ann Marie Stevens
Ann Marie Stevens
  • Veronique Masse

Their cheap

Jeannie Howard
Jeannie Howard
  • Veronique Masse

Pit bulls attracts the wrong type owners?!?!#%?! Ignorance is Rampant!

Dallas Cheked
Dallas Cheked

It's not the dog's fault. Personally, I think these dogs have the right to send their owners to school for training!

Samantha Helen Timmings-Ward

This is a great cause. I am glad to sign!

Perry Komo
Perry Komo

I bought an albino pit-bull for my son Gregory and he began nipping at the kids hands and chasing feet at a very young PUPPY age. The instinct to rough play is inate. The grandmother Amy, gave the pit-bull pup away to a neighbor and hes insane today from being tied up and not loved enough, is eyes yellowed and he doesn't remember me from a hole in the ground. I though it was a wonderful gesture to offer a rare breed to my son, who has no reccollection of this puppy as he was also too young,...

I bought an albino pit-bull for my son Gregory and he began nipping at the kids hands and chasing feet at a very young PUPPY age. The instinct to rough play is inate. The grandmother Amy, gave the pit-bull pup away to a neighbor and hes insane today from being tied up and not loved enough, is eyes yellowed and he doesn't remember me from a hole in the ground. I though it was a wonderful gesture to offer a rare breed to my son, who has no reccollection of this puppy as he was also too young, the breed has a negative reputation as would a T-Rex......perhaps they are only bred for drug dealers and evil people who need to fend or ward off the police and serve the addicts in society...My be i was wrong the whole time, and I made a big mistake for what i did, i was infatuated by the pink eyes and the pink paw-pads and nose.

Aleksa Jovanović
Aleksa Jovanović
  • Perry Komo

maybe you have no dog handling and dog behavior experience. You don't just buy a dog because its rare, that sounds absurd. You learn for as long as it takes you until you feel confident you can properly train and take care of the dog.

Wendy Mc
Wendy Mc
  • Perry Komo

You dont get a dog to have a dog . You get a dog to make it family . You raise and discipline for it to be the best the dog can be . I get you feel bad but that dog paid a much more horrific price . I think the least you could do is go give the guy a few bucks and take the dog back and make yr wrongsmright. She would love the chance to feel love before her life ends . You owe it to her .

Marlene Uschenko
Marlene Uschenko

it is the owners not the dog that gives these dogs a bad rap they are adorable dogs.

Cam Gould
Cam Gould

I don't have a problem with banning these types of breeds at all. Breeding is a horrible thing anyway, and too often these dogs are used for the wrong purposes.

Sandy Cordes-Laramey
Sandy Cordes-Laramey
  • Cam Gould

If you ever have had the joy of having a pittie shower you with kisses, lay beside you and lick your face when your sad, you would never be able to say that...people breed all kinds of dogs for their own greed and profit...should we ban those too? its not the dog to blame..its the people who make them do bad things that should be banned..Not the breed

Cam Gould
Cam Gould
  • Cam Gould

Any dog is lovely. There is no reason to choose one bread over another, and the sad fact is that these dogs can be dangerous. Breeding in general is a bad thing though, and we all know it.

Carol Hulbert
Carol Hulbert
  • Cam Gould

I totally agree with you that breeding is bad, right now it is anyway. There are way too many unwanted pets and way too many bad and irresponsible breeders. Not until they all have a home... A dog IS an animal after all, ANY breed can be dangerous if taught to be. Or if treated in a way that makes them feel they must defend themselves The worst attack of a dog on a person I have personally seen was a German Shepherd; I have never seen first hand a Pit bite or attack anyone although I've seen...

I totally agree with you that breeding is bad, right now it is anyway. There are way too many unwanted pets and way too many bad and irresponsible breeders. Not until they all have a home... A dog IS an animal after all, ANY breed can be dangerous if taught to be. Or if treated in a way that makes them feel they must defend themselves The worst attack of a dog on a person I have personally seen was a German Shepherd; I have never seen first hand a Pit bite or attack anyone although I've seen many other breeds do so. And I'm in rescue, so I especially see a lot of Pits, since BSL, more than ever before; actually most Pits we have rescued have been horribly abused and neglected and they're still, great big love bugs.

Yolie Fig
Yolie Fig
  • Cam Gould

Then they need to ban men!!! For they will lie, steal and kill.

Carol Hulbert
Carol Hulbert
  • Yolie Fig

Man is THE most dangerous animal there is.

Carol Hulbert
Carol Hulbert
  • Cam Gould

And that's the dog's fault? The dog should lose his family and die, or just as bad never have a family and just die? Far more times these dogs are loved family members than used for the wrong purposes. BSL tears families apart and murders innocent dogs, and that's all it does.

monica san
monica san
  • Cam Gould

Racism is okay? I don't believe in breeding...but what about rescues? Totally unfair... why is it not okay to be racist against humans...but okay against other living things!

Wendye Louise Kolles
Wendye Louise Kolles

It doesn't matter what breed a dog is - it's HOW they are treated by the owners. Every companion pet should be able to enjoy a long, healthy, happy and SAFE life as a valued member of a wonderful family who gives them the love, care, attention, affection, protection and respect they so richly deserve. God bless ALL animals! xo xo xo xo xo xo.

Ahudiya Nwosu
Ahudiya Nwosu

Ban the dogs!!!!

Helga Guillen Ramos
Helga Guillen Ramos
  • Ahudiya Nwosu

I believe in God, I fight for human rights, animal rights, I am an animal advocate, If you believe in God you should have compassion and pity for this poor dogs that are exploit by criminals in dog fighting rings, the poor dogs are torture, starved, chained, electrocuted to make them aggressive and fight, if they don't learn they are hanged, shoot and killed in the most horrible ways, As I said before my family has owned pit bulls for more than 50 years, we grow up with them, my children's...

I believe in God, I fight for human rights, animal rights, I am an animal advocate, If you believe in God you should have compassion and pity for this poor dogs that are exploit by criminals in dog fighting rings, the poor dogs are torture, starved, chained, electrocuted to make them aggressive and fight, if they don't learn they are hanged, shoot and killed in the most horrible ways, As I said before my family has owned pit bulls for more than 50 years, we grow up with them, my children's and grandchildrens grow up with this Loyal, affectionate breed.

Tia Gervais
Tia Gervais
  • Ahudiya Nwosu

Your supporting a genocide

Wendy Mc
Wendy Mc
  • Ahudiya Nwosu

Ban u and yr kind . Asshole

Anne Grice
Anne Grice
  • Ahudiya Nwosu

Any dog would attack if they are trained to be attack dogs, if they have a horrible life with their owners who are cruel and aggressive to their dogs and when these poor animals are confined in the cruel crates without any opportunity to go for walks etc. So its not only one breed of dog that attacks. Humans abuse these dogs and ofter train them to be attack dogs to use in dog fights etc. So please understand dogs and the worst of all the humans who have these dogs!! Humans are the brutal...

Any dog would attack if they are trained to be attack dogs, if they have a horrible life with their owners who are cruel and aggressive to their dogs and when these poor animals are confined in the cruel crates without any opportunity to go for walks etc. So its not only one breed of dog that attacks. Humans abuse these dogs and ofter train them to be attack dogs to use in dog fights etc. So please understand dogs and the worst of all the humans who have these dogs!! Humans are the brutal ones so they should be punished for any attack by their dogs. I can't understand how the law punishes the dog for attacks, it should be the owners who should go to prison with mandatory retraining of the dog, wear muzzles etc. Please stop blaming the dogs! I would rather have a dog around me than some humans!! Humans are better people because of animals around them. You should try fostering a dog and see what a real human you will become.

Kenny Williams
Kenny Williams

Stop blaming pets for the owners bad behaviors. Nothing wrong with Pit Bulls.

Becky Wray
Becky Wray
  • Kenny Williams

I love all animals but pit bulls do scare me.....i know a child in our local area who was mauled by a pitbull sho had never done anything wrong....I dont know if this is true but from what I have read these dogs cant help it their brains grow too big for their skull and it drives them insane?......and anybody that raises an animal to fight and attack should have their ass whipped and they should be put too sleep not the animal

Ernie Lederman
Ernie Lederman
  • Kenny Williams

The stories told about the brains of pit bulls (or Dobermans, or Rottweilers, or whatever the villainous breed happens to be this year) are myths. The only reasons a dog’s brain grows too big for the skull are if the brain is hemorrhaging or has a tumor. Dogs have been known to grow suddenly vicious as a result of a tumor but pits are no more prone to it than any other breed.

Kenny Williams
Kenny Williams
  • Kenny Williams

Good morning Becky. I agree with Sir Ernie it's all a big fat lie.

Kenny Williams
Kenny Williams
  • Kenny Williams

Humans are to blame for most dog attacks. Training them to be vicious or letting them run loose.

Michelle Brovey
Michelle Brovey
  • Kenny Williams

UMMMMMM, I actually have a birth defect of the brain where my brain is too big for my skull and went down my neck, I had surgery to decompress it and it never affected my temperament nor did I feel the need to bite people. I am sorry this is ignorant. It is called Arnold Chiari Malformation. I am glad you like most animals Becky but maybe do a little research first. I guess my new screen name should be vicious mauling brain to big human that acts like a pit bull Michelle. BTW I was lucky...

UMMMMMM, I actually have a birth defect of the brain where my brain is too big for my skull and went down my neck, I had surgery to decompress it and it never affected my temperament nor did I feel the need to bite people. I am sorry this is ignorant. It is called Arnold Chiari Malformation. I am glad you like most animals Becky but maybe do a little research first. I guess my new screen name should be vicious mauling brain to big human that acts like a pit bull Michelle. BTW I was lucky and had the adult onset one but most children pass away at a very young age from this defect. It is related to Spina Bifida.

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