Editorials


To Daxton’s Friends – by Linda Perry

Thank you for sharing all these true stories. Indeed, so many lives will be saved; so many lives will be changed, so many babies, children, teens and adults will be saved by hearing these stories. These are the true stories that reach into people’s hearts and helps them make changes, […]


Irresponsible Mom Of The Year Puts 4-Year Old Daughter In Between Six Pit Bulls And Their Food, Then THIS Happens – DaxtonsFriends.com 6

Daxton’s Friends for Canine Education & Awareness was formed in honor of Daxton Borchardt, who passed away on March 6, 2013 due to severe injuries sustained in a dog attack. Daxton’s Friends would like to educate the public about the importance of understanding dog breeds and how, with proper education […]


Pit Bull Breed Identification 16

Q: What breed is this?  A: Border Collie Q: What breed is this? A: German Shepherd Q: What breed is this? A: Chihuahua Q: What breed is this? A: Doberman Pinscher Q: What breed is this? A: Boston Terrier Q: What breed is this? A: Golden Retrievers Q: What breed […]


Hounded: Written by Jeff Borchardt 106

Hounded By Jeff Borchardt The Kübler-Ross model, I guess there’s really no way to describe grief. The pain that goes with it. The emptiness. That lump in your throat that won’t go away. I have actually prayed to God that a comet would slam into the Earth and end it […]


The Pit Bull Lobby

On August 16th, 2014, Daxton’s father, Jeff Borchardt, completed a lengthy blog post explaining how the pit bull lobby operates and is funded. He wrote it with the help of other victims advocates from the Victims Of Dangerous Dogs Advocacy Network. This blog post will simply highlight some of the […]


GRASSHOLES ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE FENCE 4

GRASSHOLES ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE FENCE July 16, 2014 · by bocraw   Below is an actual letter mailed to my next door neighbor. Images have been added; the text is verbatim.  Dear Jay, My good friends have advised me not to fight small battles with petty people. This letter will […]


The Cincinnati Vortex – Zainabou Drame – attacked by two pit bulls while playing in a neighbor’s yard 1

Thursday, July 17, 2014 The Cincinnati Vortex     On June 4th, 6-year old Zainabou Drame was attacked by two pit bulls while playing in a neighbor’s yard. In the six weeks since the attack pit bulls and Breed Specific Legislation have resurfaced as contentious issues in the news and in Council […]


Do Coconuts Kill More People Than Pit Bulls?

A STRAIGHT DOPE CLASSIC FROM CECIL’S STOREHOUSE OF HUMAN KNOWLEDGE Are 150 people killed each year by falling coconuts? July 19, 2002 Dear Cecil: During a recent ABC television report about how infrequent shark attacks really are, we were told, “Each year coconuts falling from trees kill 150 people.” That […]