Despina M. Andrelus
Despina M. Andrelus

"A righteous man regards the life of animals" - PROVERBS 12:10; "If you have men who will exclude any of God's creatures from the shelter of compassion & pity, you will have men who will deal likewise with their fellow men" - FRANCIS OF ASSISI; "I hope to make people realize how totally helpless animals are, how dependent on us, trusting as a child must that we will be kind and take care of their needs...(They) are an obligation put on us, a responsibility we have no rights to neglect, nor...

"A righteous man regards the life of animals" - PROVERBS 12:10; "If you have men who will exclude any of God's creatures from the shelter of compassion & pity, you will have men who will deal likewise with their fellow men" - FRANCIS OF ASSISI; "I hope to make people realize how totally helpless animals are, how dependent on us, trusting as a child must that we will be kind and take care of their needs...(They) are an obligation put on us, a responsibility we have no rights to neglect, nor to violate by cruelty...." - JAMES HARRIOT; "The greatness of a nation & its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated" - MAHATMA GANDHI.

Despina M. Andrelus
Despina M. Andrelus

"A righteous man regards the life of animals" - PROVERBS 12:10; "If you have men who will exclude any of God's creatures from the shelter of compassion & pity, you will have men who will deal likewise with their fellow men" - FRANCIS OF ASSISI; "I hope to make people realize how totally helpless animals are, how dependent on us, trusting as a child must that we will be kind and take care of their needs...(They) are an obligation put on us, a responsibility we have no rights to neglect, nor...

"A righteous man regards the life of animals" - PROVERBS 12:10; "If you have men who will exclude any of God's creatures from the shelter of compassion & pity, you will have men who will deal likewise with their fellow men" - FRANCIS OF ASSISI; "I hope to make people realize how totally helpless animals are, how dependent on us, trusting as a child must that we will be kind and take care of their needs...(They) are an obligation put on us, a responsibility we have no rights to neglect, nor to violate by cruelty...." - JAMES HARRIOT; "The greatness of a nation & its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated" - MAHATMA GANDHI.

Despina M. Andrelus
Despina M. Andrelus

What is this, Communist China?!! These animals are a product of their upbringing. Many people and animals have been saved by the magnificent pit. In WWII pitbulls were heroes and awarded medals. These days they often save lives of humans and animals. But is this focused on? NO. With a quick search I have three examples of the true hearts and loving natures of these precious animals (and there are many, many, many more examples where these came from!) ...

Amazing interspecies FRiENDS: Cat,...

What is this, Communist China?!! These animals are a product of their upbringing. Many people and animals have been saved by the magnificent pit. In WWII pitbulls were heroes and awarded medals. These days they often save lives of humans and animals. But is this focused on? NO. With a quick search I have three examples of the true hearts and loving natures of these precious animals (and there are many, many, many more examples where these came from!) ...

Amazing interspecies FRiENDS: Cat, rabbit, guinea pig and dog pit bull SHARKY :
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pUV1oTciznE

Adorable! Pit Bull CLEANS Baby Bunny (Cottontail Rabbit) in HD. Bunny & Dog :
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=75GEzD6wh8o

Pitbull Loves Her Kittens!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lLnhy6oHQ1M

Brian Kann
Brian Kann

Agreeing a bit with Helen Diane Warden Wallace below, I want to share a profound and heavily meaningful quote.... Ceasar, "the Dog Whisperer" says, "there are NO bad dogs, JUST bad owners". I have personal case study experience with this and can promise that this is true. Without getting into it all here, we have deliberately and very consciously raised a now-six-year-old dog who continues to believe that there is no such thing as a human who is anything but wonderful and loving, and is...

Agreeing a bit with Helen Diane Warden Wallace below, I want to share a profound and heavily meaningful quote.... Ceasar, "the Dog Whisperer" says, "there are NO bad dogs, JUST bad owners". I have personal case study experience with this and can promise that this is true. Without getting into it all here, we have deliberately and very consciously raised a now-six-year-old dog who continues to believe that there is no such thing as a human who is anything but wonderful and loving, and is as excited to meet her as she is to meet them. THERE ARE NO BAD DOGS. ONLY BAD OWNERS!

Jane Alexander
Jane Alexander

People could be mauled by the dangerous dogs. It is time to stop training the dogs to maul other dogs.

Marvena Ryan
Marvena Ryan

The problem is it's not the dogs it's the fault of the OWNER(S) of these dogs. Take action against these owners.

Rachel Bell
Rachel Bell

Something was not right from the beginning. This is what you should always suspect as animal abuse. Action should have been taken much faster, as soon as the NEIGHBORS realized the dogs were distressed. It is common sense-- that the behavior would most likely be linked to animal abuse. It could have, maybe- all been avoided if people started to care MORE for all life forms and not just themSELVES. Someone should have reported the owner at the first signs of the dogs aggressive behavior. They...

Something was not right from the beginning. This is what you should always suspect as animal abuse. Action should have been taken much faster, as soon as the NEIGHBORS realized the dogs were distressed. It is common sense-- that the behavior would most likely be linked to animal abuse. It could have, maybe- all been avoided if people started to care MORE for all life forms and not just themSELVES. Someone should have reported the owner at the first signs of the dogs aggressive behavior. They could of had a better life and one where they weren't living in only fear. RIP to all the pups. I cant sign this petition though. People need to start caring before it comes down to this and not just after- with the intentions to only protect THEMSELVES.

Patrick Bénard
Patrick Bénard

The owner must be prosecuted, punished and banned for life from owning animals!

Helen Diane Warden Wallace

This is the only time I will agree that dogs need to be put down, when there STUPID owners make them dangerous but you can't trust dogs that have gone bad and will kill another dog for no reason.My prayers are with this man he had no other choice and I know it had to hurt to kill the dangerous dogs.The owner should be punished for letting the dogs run loose, may they all RIP and run happy and free in doggie heaven.

Lisa Wallace
Lisa Wallace
  • Helen Diane Warden Wallace

You should be asking yourself what Buddi was doing out at 1am, too. Also, any dogs, regardless of breed, are prone to act in this manner when allowed to run loose and in packs. This appears to be the case here. Also, were any of them neutered/spayed? You make assumptions about these animals that are unfair. I do agree that the owners -- Buddi's included if he let him run loose -- should be punished.

Jayne Cvetanoski
Jayne Cvetanoski
  • Helen Diane Warden Wallace

Buddi was in his own yard- the loose dogs have entered and mauled him to death.

Louise Dyer
Louise Dyer
  • Helen Diane Warden Wallace

Lisa Wallace - Lisa - did you NOT read that Buddi was asleep, in HIS yard, in HIS kennel at 3am ... I rest my case.

Tammy Gregg
Tammy Gregg
  • Helen Diane Warden Wallace

I still think Buddi's owner suffered enough. Some people only learn the hard way. Luckily however he didn't have to learn this lesson with his children also.

Suzan Zibar
Suzan Zibar
  • Helen Diane Warden Wallace

Leeanna Beth I have no idea why people like Buddi's owner chain their dogs in the back of open utilities either. But it happens. I don't agree with it. Buddi was a chained dog. That was his life. He wasn't a beloved family member, if he was, he'd be inside like other beloved family members are. I agree. We had maulers in our neighbourhood as well. Council did bugger all. They killed a multi-poo and I think the owner of that managed to have the dogs taken from the streets. In my...

Leeanna Beth I have no idea why people like Buddi's owner chain their dogs in the back of open utilities either. But it happens. I don't agree with it. Buddi was a chained dog. That was his life. He wasn't a beloved family member, if he was, he'd be inside like other beloved family members are. I agree. We had maulers in our neighbourhood as well. Council did bugger all. They killed a multi-poo and I think the owner of that managed to have the dogs taken from the streets. In my land, we have to have our dogs on leads outside the home. My dogs on leads have been attacked by dogs off leads. It's a problem...and nobody will do anything to the owners of the loose dogs. Many of them would consider themselves to be fine, upstanding and law abiding citizens...until it comes to the way they treat their animals.

I believe the owner of the agressive dogs breeds them for fighting and somebody in the council is involved, which is why he is allowed to continue. Big words, but why else would this problem be allowed to continue?

Debi Ryan
Debi Ryan

I want to know what poor Buddy was doing outside at 3am in the first place, especially, if there's been this ongoing problem with these other dogs? HUMAN STUPIDITY STRIKES AGAIN. When will THAT stop?

Theresa Boivin-markowski
Theresa Boivin-markowski
  • Debi Ryan

Some dogs have to go to the bathroom. Don't yours?

Suzan Zibar
Suzan Zibar
  • Debi Ryan

Theresa Boivin-markowski - oh come on. Buddi was a chained dog. That in itself is cruelty. There are a lot of idiots involved in this story...

Blazing Cats
Blazing Cats
  • Debi Ryan

obviously the other dogs were also out. they however were not chained. they were running free would you like to meet them at night running free? the issue isnt the one chanined it is the dogs running free to attach animals and people. they should not of been running free there are laws against that. not against chanins.

Rachel Bell
Rachel Bell
  • Debi Ryan

It should be common sense that there are coyotes and wolves in a lot of neighborhoods! It is not uncommon. I couldn't agree more. He should have stayed with his dog and put him on a leash, if he really cared.

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