Editorials


Unpredictable Aggression In Pit Bulls & Fighting Breeds

Unpredictable Aggression Some dogs may have aggression that does not occur on a consistent or predictable basis. There may be no reason or trigger for the aggression. Some dogs are simply not “wired” correctly. Many fighting breeds have been purposely bred for hundreds of years NOT to give any signal […]


Recent Dogfighting Busts and Discoveries   Recently updated !

DOG FIGHTING It is important to address exactly what is dog fighting and its role in history since it is referenced frequently when discussing canine related issues. Daxton’s Friends for Canine Education & Awareness speaks openly and honestly about breeds that descend from fighting bloodlines and the potential dangers they […]


Pit Bull Owners Killed Or Seriously Injured By Their Own Dogs 2

The following is a collection of news stories where pit bull owners and their immediate family members were seriously wounded or killed by their own dogs. It is common to read pit bull owners say, “it’s all how you raise them” and “it’s the owners” in comment threads after a […]


The Huffington Post shoots themselves in both feet – Trashes PETA 7

Comments on DogsBite.org Facebook page   “Interesting – this appears to have REALLY put the proverbial cat among the pigeons.It’s about time that a large public organisation spoke out fearlessly with regards to this issue.There are FAR too many Pit Bulls and their mixes; most people do not WANT them, […]


On a wing and a prayer – Volunteers hit the streets in Columbus, Ohio (5/30/15) 9

Written by Richard Prince We were frustrated. The accounts of human deaths by pit bulls (or fighting breed dogs) did not seem to be syndicated across the country via the mainstream media. The public did not seem to know about the high recurrence of these tragic events and the mounting […]


An open letter to Tia Torres – By Jennifer Kim 7

Dear Ms. Torres, (May 8, 2015) Recently I was invited to be involved in an educational awareness table which was set up in Manchester, Tennessee at an event you were scheduled to attend. As a mother of a child attacked by a family member’s pit-bull, I seize every opportunity to […]


Manchester, TN – Victims of pit bull attacks make demands to Animal Planet – The “P” Word Tour: Villalobos Rescue Center (Written by Pame Ashley) 12

Yesterday, (5/2/15) two other nurses, a professional dog walker, the mother of a child severely mauled as well as the child and his sister, set up a table with public safety education pamphlets about the dogs responsible for the most severe injuries and deaths. This was at the Manchester, Tennessee, […]


A message to Tia Torres – by Roxanne Hartrich

Dear Tia Torres, On January 17th 2014 my daughter Kara was attacked and brutally mauled to death on her 4th birthday by the very dog we purchased for her at x-mas the year before. She thought that dog hung the moon, she had tea parties with him, he would sleep […]