American Bulldog


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 […]


2-mo-old, Brayden Lamar Wilson – Killed by the family pit bull when dad went outside to turn on sprinkler (4/20/15)

2-Month-Old Boy Killed, Mauled by Family’s Pit Bull By Brian Roth – 4/20/15 A 2-month-old boy was killed Sunday afternoon and his mother was injured when the family’s pit bull attacked the child inside their Dallas home, police said. Police said a man left his son — later identified as Brayden Wilson […]


Henrico, VA – Pit bull attacks Sandra Wainwright and kills her dog, Mimi (4/16/15)

Henrico police investigating brutal pit bull attack By Susan Bahorich – 4/16/15 HENRICO, VA (WWBT) – A brutal dog attack has a Henrico woman asking why, and police investigating. It happened Wednesday night near Moody Middle School in the Lakeside community. A woman says she and her nine-pound dog were attacked […]


Pit bull type dog attacks 8-year-old boy while walking with mother in Miami, FL (4/9/15) 2

Family speaks out after son attacked by dog WSVN.com – 4/10/15 MIAMI (WSVN) — A South Florida family is speaking out a day after their 8-year-old son was attacked by an American bulldog while walking in his neighborhood with his mother. Leon Montiel is recovering at Jackson Memorial Hospital a […]


Pit Bull Attacks In The News (December, 2014 – April, 2015)

Daxton’s Friends for Canine Education and Awareness believes it is important to stay informed on current affairs and issues relating to animal welfare and public safety. The following news links will feature information that may play a role in our mission. Daxton’s Friends believes that the media does an accurate job […]


Lacey, WA Mother “Shocked” After Family Pit Bull Attacked 4-year-old son

Lacey mom says vicious attack by their ‘super cuddly’ pet dog on 4-year-old son was a shock POSTED 10:48 PM, APRIL 2, 2015, BY JANET KIM SEATTLE — Just a day after the family’s pit bull attacked her 4-year old son, a mother is sharing her side of the story:  She […]


WHY DO WE CALL THEM ‘PIT BULL TYPE DOGS’? 10

We use the term ‘pit bull type dog’ because that is biologically the most accurate term. In order to understand this, you have to look at the biological history of the present day pit bull type dogs. Their history is twofold. The bulldog: The bull-baiting, bear-baiting, horse-shredding ‘bulldog’ has existed […]


Tay’Lynn DeVaughn – 2-years old – Killed by pit bull while visiting her aunt in West Mifflin, PA (2/22/15) 2

D.A. to review case of girl killed by dog outside Pittsburgh WPXI.com – 2/23/15 WEST MIFFLIN, Pa. —  A district attorney will review the case of a 2-year-old girl who was fatally mauled by a dog outside Pittsburgh Sunday night. Allegheny County police and the Medical Examiner’s Office say the […]


Is an American bulldog a pit bull? 12

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 25, 2014 Is an american bulldog a pit bull? fuzupf and fuzzy logic fuzupf’s panties are in a bunch because someone in missouri called an american bulldog a pit bull. according to fuzupf “if they can say an ambull is a pit bull than a: malinois is a GSD, […]