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Barnabees Apple July 24, 2014 at 12:44 pm
http://blogs.discovery.com/bites-animal-planet/2014/01/pit-bull-saves-owner-from-a-mugging.html
Michael July 24, 2014 at 02:51 pm
http://grist.org/list/kidnapped-beaten-ethiopian-girl-rescued-by-caring-protective-lions/
COBRA COMMANDER July 24, 2014 at 06:36 pm
http://bslnews.org/pit-bull-heroes-hall-of-fame/
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John July 23, 2014 at 10:41 pm
I'm getting a neck tattoo and a pitbull. I can't wait. I'm gonna be the coolest dudes in the trailerRead More park.
MARIA ESCOBAR July 24, 2014 at 10:53 am
Well let's see here; Out of @ a 150 word post about the incident, Jack@$$ expends 8 words to coverRead More the gruesome prolonged mauling to death of a 4 year old, and the entire rest of the post is dedicated to finding an excuse for the behavior of the dogs that mauled the 4 year old to death. So ignorant and unversed in dog behavior and training and ownership is our <3 inches Jack, that he is unaware that abused, unsocialized, dogs that have been chained or confined to crates and who are let out of their crates by 4 year olds, DON'T MAUL THEM TO DEATH. Only pit bulls have that propensity. Keeping it really really simple for the < 3 IQ pts Jaqov, if you have to write an entire manifesto of excuses for why a only a certain breed of dog is always mauling babies and women and the elderly, pets and livestock to the point of crippling or killing them, THEN THERE IS A PROBLEM WITH THAT BREED OF DOG. I just never hear people opine with such stentoriously tumid rhetoric about any other breed of dog or living creature or serial murderer like pitiots do for their idol. There just never is a need to to try to explain why.... FOR THE THIRD TIME in as many days, any of the people and animals listed below, ripped up a baby, for fun. Here's a tiny short digest of a list of things that do not do that; the poodle/chi hua ,hua/ spanial/lab /GSD/dachs/pom /Golden/vizsla/lurcher/ibizan hound/borzoi/pharoah /ridgeback/akita/pug/rat terrier/staghound/longdog /Dalmatian/entlebucher sennenhund/sheltie/Beagle/ border collie/ bouv/Mal/ cattle dog/ Tervuren/swiss mountain dog/great dane/irish wolfhound/chart polski/azawakhs/saluki/husky/pack of wild african dogs/pack of wolves/pack of coyotes/pod of orcas/troop of gorillas/kangal /maremma/anatolian/great pyranese/duck toller/spinone italiano/harrier/ fox hound/herd of wild mustangs/ grizzly bear/ polar bear/pod of pinapeds/black bear/puma/bobcat/yorkie/school of sharks/all the grupes in the world/dragons/rattle snakes/scorpions/velociraptors/not even the combined work of damler, manson, wournous, Gacey, Borden, Sam and the boston strangler can claim to have torn the flesh off of infants and toddlers 3 times in 3 separate cases in one week, none of them have ever done what the pit bull has gleefully done, year in and year out all over the world for over 20 years now. Starting to understand little one??? BUY A BRAIN, then get back to us, K???
JD July 24, 2014 at 12:10 pm
I'm all for banning pit bulls as long as there is also a ban on idiots like youRead More procreating...Seriously...you people are morons!
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S.But. July 24, 2014 at 02:30 am
why is an article from Ohio (where this tragedy occurred) showing up in Havertown Patch? shame onRead More your writers...editors...wtf...slow news day?
Cat Barker July 24, 2014 at 10:23 am
Love how someone removes my posts about the good things Pit Bulls do... really nice
MARIA ESCOBAR July 24, 2014 at 11:18 am
Here's what bothers Lori "" pit bull bashing""" The agonizing, pain andRead More fear filled deaths of the children , meh, not so much. Now that my friends is Pitiocy 101!!
brookhavenconfucius July 22, 2014 at 01:14 am
HERE WE HAVE THIS JIMOKE, RECYCLED, AGGGGGGANINNNN !
makemyday July 22, 2014 at 06:39 am
Parents, go to BOE meetings, keep informed of whats going on in your school district. AskRead More questions. Keep administrators on there toes. If you don't agree with the never-ending testing, let them know. They are your children, speak up.
brookhavenconfucius July 22, 2014 at 10:24 am
PLEASE come up with something more original !
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Archie Bunker July 21, 2014 at 01:50 pm
Organized Religion pimps a god and hustles sin for coin. It is Big Business. Eliminate all taxRead More breaks for these Crime Families, pulpit jockies, MegaChurchatoriums and crystal cathedrals. When the debris clears, what is left will be of genuine worth, and pleasing to The Cosmos.
Redcoat July 21, 2014 at 02:54 pm
Maybe all dogs should be trained like these dogs... http://darkdynastyk9s.com/index2.html Check outRead More the Male dogs at Dark Dynasty K-9's How would you like to have a 147lb dog like these monsters clamping their jaws on you? Check out the size of Ghost 147lbs and the undisclosed weight of "The Hulk"! Check out their training videos. They are Not training these dogs to be your average family dog, that's for sure.
Michael July 21, 2014 at 05:23 pm
Jack, maybe you can reach out to this women and she can talk some sense into you.Read More http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2577329/Woman-22-left-skull-exposed-horrific-mauling-suspected-pitbull-terrier-disused-quarry.html How they're raised huh?
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Mad as hell... July 21, 2014 at 07:45 am
Any dog can go crazy wanting to attack another dog but as I've recounted here many times when aRead More pitbull attacked me and my leashed dog Max. Max was no small dog...over 100 lbs at the time...and was ready to rumble with this little bitch pitbull but I saw the futility in it. Without going too much into detail let's just say the little bitch died from it's injuries a few months later while suffering the whole time getting there. Her owner was a dirt bag who didn't take it to the vet after I cracked and broke several of the little bitch's ribs when I launched it through the air with a swift but solid shin bone kick to the ribs. I can still see it in my mind's eye how it flew through the air a good 15' before landing on the road and spinning on it's side into the ditch.
ray July 21, 2014 at 08:08 am
the problem with those dogs is one, they were breed as fighting dogs so its in they blood to fight,Read More and two many of these dogs were inter breed by the getto trash that owns them because they need more drug money...
Marie July 21, 2014 at 11:57 am
Your description is disgusting "Mad as Hell"
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Stephanie July 21, 2014 at 07:10 am
They have the instinct they are born with to attack. It's in their blood. How many more peopleRead More need to get hurt or die because all these supposed pit owners were not raising them well? Don't matter the INSTINCT to kill is in their blood, no matter who raises it. Pure luck goes along with owning one.
MARIA ESCOBAR July 21, 2014 at 07:56 am
@Stephanie, Word.
MARIA ESCOBAR July 21, 2014 at 08:09 am
Jack@$$ wrote"""" I ask, refute anything I wrote or offer a counter argument.Read More You cannot because I write the truth."" You have been refuted to with in an inch of yur life, but like a pitiot suffering from pitapsychosis, you didn't notice. Here's a clue for the future refutations you will continue to suffer, EVERY POST BOSS H MAKES refutes anything you have said and will ever say, the same holds true for posts by Stephanie hakim, John D, Alex, Jim, Michael, Tribble, Mike, Roubilard, and a plethora of others. We only need to refute you dear, we are not required to ensure you were able to comprehend that the action took place. Don't give up, keep trying!!
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Susan Costello July 19, 2014 at 12:09 pm
Leave the pit bulls alone. What a hateful person. You might as well be writing about the blacks, orRead More the Jews, or whatever, but this is supposed to be OK because they are dogs and can't defend themselves? Shame on Patch for allowing this crap to pass as a 'blog'.
Susan Costello July 21, 2014 at 11:35 am
Oh pulleese, the point is that just humans stereotype Jews or blacks or Asians or Hispanics orRead More whatever, this blog writer is stereotyping. Yes, there are aggressive pit bulls just as there are aggressive Maltese and Goldendoodles. It's the owners who make the dogs bad and then when are made bad, they have the ability to cause damage because of their strength, size and jaws. I can't quite figure out what the agenda of this blog writer is .... maybe he has a dog fighting business and he figures if everyone hates all pitbulls, then he will be allowed to do his dirty business. Anyway it is appalling and offensive.
Alex Cross July 21, 2014 at 01:28 pm
#Susan. What is a canine breeding program if not an attempt to create a stereotype? Think aboutRead More it...
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Alex Cross July 17, 2014 at 05:51 pm
Was the Toyota alive and did it choose to kill its driver??? I don't hate dogs. I do have a strongRead More dislike for pit bulls and an even stronger dislike for their owners.
Cat Barker July 17, 2014 at 06:27 pm
How about the positives for a change:Read More http://barkpost.com/service-pittie-saves-deaf-owner-from-house-fire/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=post
D J D July 21, 2014 at 11:51 am
I know people that have adopted pitbulls that were being neglected and have nothing but admirationRead More for them doing that and saving the dog from suffering But i have no idea why anyone would seek out that breed or (even worse breed them). There are all kinds of other loving dog breeds out there that could never bring that potential for injury or even death to other dogs or children. Every dog can somehow snap and bite but when was the last time you read about a st Bernard or lab in one of these stories
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NJarhead July 18, 2014 at 09:27 am
It'll be ignored by the Pit Bulls are devils crowd, but thanks for posting Rachel.
Sarah Yates July 18, 2014 at 09:43 pm
A pit bull saving a child is nice. But it's irrelevant. Nobody's saying that every pit bull onRead More earth has human flesh stuck in its teeth. What sane people are thinking and saying, after 40 years of playing guinea pig for the pit bull owners who want to own a powerful, violent breed as if it was a gentle, kind one, is that there are hundreds of dog breeds and types whose track record for killing humans is zero. So why keep rolling the dice? There is nothing special about pit bulls except for their violence. You want a chunky dog with a big head and not much brains, you can get a lab. Is one breed really worth all the pain? Look, dogs saving people! With zero cost, since the breeds featured have figured in virtually zero dog attacks. http://www.dailypost.co.uk/news/local-news/dog-saves-mans-life-keeping-7443781 A little terrier and a Rhodesian Ridgeback keep a man alive after he suffers a freak accident. http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/lifestyle/pet-dog-saves-boy-from/1199812.html A Shiba Inu chases a bear out of its owner's house, saving their little boy. http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2014/03/05/german-shepherd-credited-with-saving-elderly-novato-man-after-carbon-monoxide-poisoning/ A German Shepherd saves its owner from carbon monoxide! http://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/dog-saves-cancer-stricken-owner-devastating-fire-article-1.1607754 A German Shepherd saves her owner from a fire! ... and on and on and on.
Jack July 22, 2014 at 11:53 am
Boss Hogg, aka Alex Cross, John D, and the dozen or so "other personalities" of filth.Read More TIME Is NOT WITH YOU! In the very same Time magazine, a real article, and not a blog, speaks of "The Softer Side of Pit Bulls. http://support.washhumane.org/site/DocServer/Time_Magazine_7.22.13_Pit_Bull_Makeover.pdf?docID=5704&AddInterest=1047
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oldfed July 18, 2014 at 10:50 pm
Kill the dog, fine/imprison the owner. Problem solved....
Leah Ashton July 22, 2014 at 07:54 am
its not the whole breed, all dogs bite and maul, you just hear about pit bulls more. I have beenRead More around dogs most of my adult life. the pits that i have come into contact with were never raised or bread to be mean or aggressive. There are attacks and yes i feel terrible for the owners, but if the dogs and people were taught and trained right, maybe it wouldnt have happened who knows, but dont go blaming the whole breed. with something a few dogs did
Leah Ashton July 22, 2014 at 07:55 am
its not the whole breed, all dogs bite and maul, you just hear about pit bulls more. I have beenRead More around dogs most of my adult life. the pits that i have come into contact with were never raised or bread to be mean or aggressive. There are attacks and yes i feel terrible for the owners, and the victims but if the dogs and people were taught and trained right, maybe it wouldn't have happened who knows, but don't go blaming the whole breed. with something a few dogs did.
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maureen levier July 16, 2014 at 09:57 am
How do you remove because I have had it with the garbage of this also???
NJarhead July 16, 2014 at 10:20 am
I'm nearly there myself. I gave up on APP and SL for the same reasons: they're inundated withRead More dramatic liberals who are embraced by their host.
Sent from my Lear Jet July 17, 2014 at 09:01 pm
Dom is disabling his account. He will then start up another one. This is because the cat is out ofRead More the bag about his actual ID Be on the lookout for his next ID.
Mike Bruschini July 14, 2014 at 11:14 pm
No. Don't fire Arne Duncan. The reason why this is being posted is because unions are mad that heRead More supports a California ruling which struck down the state's teacher tenure laws. From NYT: “Substantial evidence presented makes it clear to this court that the challenged statutes disproportionately affect poor and/or minority students,” Judge Rolf M. Treu of Los Angeles Superior Court wrote in the ruling. “The evidence is compelling. Indeed, it shocks the conscience.” The decision, which was enthusiastically endorsed by Education Secretary Arne Duncan, brings a close to the first chapter of the case, Vergara v. California, in which a group of student plaintiffs backed by a Silicon Valley millionaire argued that state tenure laws had deprived them of a decent education by leaving bad teachers in place.
deb of see-attleboro July 15, 2014 at 06:13 am
That make's sense, Mike. So it isn't a coincidence that this petition was started now.Read More tsk...tsk..tsk. How long has this "bad apple" been occupying this position?
deb of see-attleboro July 15, 2014 at 06:20 am
BTW. Your argument against Duncan's replacement bolsters my insistence that teachers do not likeRead More change. Most government school teachers have probably never left the school "womb". Well, maybe it is time to "cut the cord".
Pit Bull victim, Laura Dickey
GLENN July 13, 2014 at 06:38 pm
The parents should be ashamed for getting such a evil dog, poor kid!
Sent from my Lear Jet July 14, 2014 at 05:39 pm
Here's another one, There are many hundreds more on the internetRead More http://www.wusa9.com/video/79579081001/1/PHOTO-MAY-BE-DISTURBING-Child-Gets-892-Stitches-After-Pit-Bull-Attack
Jo-Anne July 15, 2014 at 08:15 am
Hi Jane Shaw, I'm an animal lover too. And you raise a good point. I don't think we really know howRead More deeply the dogs are aggressive through DNA or just training. But until dog fighting and crewlty to animals and children come to an end (in a perfect world) the CHILDREN SHOULD BE PROTECTED.
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Patricia Miles July 14, 2014 at 02:23 am
Seriously? Those of you who are blaming the animal are completely uneducated and VERY misinformed.Read More The pit bull is NOT to blame. Try looking at the other end of the leash rather than blaming the dog. These animals are "TRAINED" to be aggressive, not born aggressive. So the owner is the one to blame. I work with victims of dog fighting daily. I am the President & CEO of the Anti-DogFighting Campaign, a worldwide campaign striving to stop dog fighting, making sure offenders are punished for their crime, saving the victims of dog fighting and educating/promoting awareness to the public. So after 17 years of my life being invested in this battle, I do know that the one to blame is the HUMAN who TRAINED the dog. I have seen my share of victimized pit bulls and it's sad how they have to struggle just to survive because of all those who are so self righteous and think they know it all about these animals, when in fact, they are so uneducated and have absolutely no idea about the breed. Before passing judgement, maybe you should actually check out the actual TRUTH. No matter how you look at this, it's discrimination. These animals learn what they are TAUGHT, breath just as a human, bleed just as a human, and show emotion just as humans show theirs. Start learning the facts before you judge cause I am sure you wouldn't like to be judged on your flaws just because it is how you were raised and taught. The humans are the danger in society, not the pit bulls. The pit bulls are the victims and if you want to see how they are victimized, check out our page. Educate yourselves. https://www.facebook.com/AntiDogFightingCampaign
John D July 14, 2014 at 09:53 am
#Patricia. The fatal flaw in your argument is that behavior/aggression is not ALL learned. WhileRead More training/upbringing is very important, aggression is a mix of genetics and how they are raised.
SC July 22, 2014 at 10:45 pm
You are just so dramatic.
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