Our pit was a rescue dog by my fiancee’s ex who was “into pits” probably for the image thing of them being “badass” more than anything. Scares the shit out of me, I no longer walk there, I called the property manager and the city to see if possiby there was a rule about fencing. . No fucking way. At least not with enough hate to say anything to me. 12/19/20 11:19am. Most states actually allow you to have “bully breed” dogs, but not “Pitbull” breed dogs. Something else could be done they aren’t bad because they are born bad it’s the way they are raised, it’s not their fault it’s ours, we let it happen. A female Red Nose Pitbull can grow around 17 to 20 inches (43 to 51 cm) in height and can weigh between 30 to 50 pounds (14 to 23 kg). Um, violence? This if from dogbites.org We think since she was an a formerly abused dog and used for fighting/breeding then she should have gone on to be a one pet family dog so she wouldn’t be provoked by others- it just didn’t work out that way though. We have a pitbull who is the sweetest, gentlest and most polite of our three dogs- 99% of the time. I can’t help it =). Yeah, when you look at his avatar, it’s the main character from a video game called Assassin’s Creed. And I hate others dogs even more. Pitbull songs are repetitive and obnoxious and you hear them everywhere. What if My Pit Bull Doesn't Play Well With Others? Her Dad still has two pitbulls, and I think he is just stupid for having kept them after what happened. I was so upset. We fight so hard to keep animals from going extinct, but to the innocent animals we are basically becoming the enemy, rendering them useless to live in the wild even while we try to save them from our own kind. There are many other scary dogs out there for instance on my routine walk their is a Rottweiler he is full muscle and 125lbs his name is Rocky he stand silent behind the fence and then when he sees fit even when you don’t know he’s there he’s starts barking then he body checks the fence while barking spitting and baring teeth. Some people by way of dog fights have helped with the bad press. We fight so hard to keep animals from going extinct, but to the innocent animals we are basically becoming the enemy, rendering them useless to live in the wild even while we try to save them from our own kind. Please try again. I might consider it then. The decision to get a pit bull should not be taken lightly. But I really do hate those two pit bulls who ripped and slaughtered that poor young woman in San Francisco in an apartment hallway. In my experience they can be unpredictable. Hot New Top. I love all the fur babies even my own, but I do believe life should of been left alone in it’s simplest form otherwise things like this happen…. There are probably lots of owners like us who have former rescue dogs who think safety, security, attention and love will cancel out the past aggression but maybe we should consider breeding in animals is a strong determinate of personality and how much breed instinct is dominant. One of the great things about dogs is they will take on pain to protect their owners. Then again maybe not. Many breeds will nip and run pit bulls hang on TIGHT with a thick skull also. I am not saying you are like this, but it happens constantly. I’ve never had a run in with a pit-bull. I’m just sayin…. We have a pitbull, half the time he’s the laziest and sweetest dog in the world, then something, anything really can set him off. After our pit is gone, we will never have another. They (I hate pitbull owners) supposedly had an event on Saturday May 26th call " Pitbull bash". One house in my neighborhood has pitbulls and when I walk buy they run to the edge of the lawn and bark like crazy. 1) Actual Pitbulls are way cooler than Pitbull . I have been around calm, game, friendly pitbulls, but I have been scared to death by them too. to "Those dogs are horrible and should be banned." Responses must be helpful and on-topic. So him and his girlfriend had three pitbulls. It’s the person raising the breed that is. @JLeslie I love Assassin’s Creed.. it just doest fit together for me. They also limited how large a dog could be sometimes, and how many dogs an owner could have. Most people think that just because it looks like a bully breed it’s automatically gonna be a killer or it was born to be a killer. http://dogbitelaw.com/images/pdf/breeds-causing-DBRFs.pdf, http://www.sanderskennels.com/Presa_Male_Imports.htm, http://www.ehow.com/list_6011449_top-10-aggressive-dogs.html, http://dogobedienceadvice.com/which_dog_breeds_are_most_aggressive.php, Getting rid of the breed will only start other bigger breeds like this which scare me. 164. pinned by moderators. But then again, people are throwing all these reports out there saying how one dog is more dangerous than the next. The only images many people see in relation to the breed are images of rabid dogs and mauled children. Don't let the dog pull. I’ve known this dog for five years and it had never been aggressive in the least. He’s a link that describes aggressive breeds http://www.ehow.com/list_6011449_top-10-aggressive-dogs.html. The owner was acquitted but I can’t help wondering whether she could have prevented that savage killing. These dogs are so incredible powerful in the body and bite that if they feel they are protecting, they won’t stop. Was sweet-naturedness the main criterion for the selective breeding of pitbulls? So to get to a story fast, I have an older daughter that stayed with her Dad for a little while. I started a thread the other day because I am buying a dog and I stated I have a child and all the ignorant pitbull owners were still acting like pits are the nicest dogs..... OK, even a rotweiller doesnt account for half the attacks pitbulls rack up. Where I used to live they were not allowed in the community at all. I first met Daddy 20 years ago, when he was just a 4-month-old puppy. I’m not entirely sure that a pit bull is anymore psychotic than say a German Shepperd though, like most dogs, it probably has to do with how you raise it. I can’t remember specifically. Folks need to get it through their heads that it’s not a specific breed that is dangerous. It isn’t that I am saying the OP is aggressive or violent, all I am saying is it doesn’t help the sterotype of people who like pitbulls. @Moegitto: When we were look for a rental house then none of the nice neighborhoods would allow them, not just the landlords’ preferences but actual HOA statutes. card classic compact. @mazingerz88 I remember that killing if I recall the same one. She is absolutely obedient the rest of the time, we just can’t figure out what triggers her to attack. Theres alot of different things that go along with a bite related incident. Pit Bull lovers righteously defend the “misunderstood” breed, but Charles Leerhsen, whose dog was recently attacked by one, says they are natural-born killers. card. I.Hate.That. http://www.sanderskennels.com/Presa_Male_Imports.htm HuffPost is part of Verizon Media. Anytime and every time it reaches the end of leash and pulls just stop or better yet pull her backwards (dogs hate walking backwards). I’m not very informed on the subject, but all the statistics and gory news people come across is enough to make them single out a certain breed, I guess? i gave them a shot and met some really sweet ones over the years. She is now 9 years old. The pits in my own life. He's not good. Extremely Upset! For my part, I have nothing personal against the pit bull. OMG @JustJessica I’m so sorry about that :(, @JLeslie I live in Canada so maybe pit bull laws are a bit different for me. I was walking down the street and was almost attacked by my neighbors. Pit-bulls and dogs have been and will continue to be used and the expense for them being loyal to the hand that feeds them or even in micheal vicks case being loyal while he abused them, the answer is possible total breed annihilation. But if you carried mail for a living, as I do, you wouldn’t have to ask this question. Because it is easy to stigmatize by breed. nsfw. Our only consolation is our home and yard are large, so far the dogs respect the indoor gates even though they could easily hop them or knock them down and the pit will die sooner than the little dogs. Reminds me of this... Division Bell. I believe a lot of owners are irresponsible breeders, mating their pets with someone else’s they think is a good pet or super big/strong/reactive and the quality of pups being sold (or given to rescue) suffers. @rock4ever: The difference is a poodle can be grabbed and tossed aside whereas a pitt will knocked over a 100lb person, not be budged by a 200lb person, jaws will lock and and super strong muscled neck with thrash with deadly force anything stuck in it’s teeth. Just to fit in with the stereotype of who loves aggressive dogs. I was so very upset! My heart raced, until I noticed two young cops walking in our direction, just beyond the bad dudes. I think it traces back to the guy (a few years ago) who got arrested for mistreating them, or something like that. 05-26-2014, 11:25 AM Orion2 : Location: FL. He's not clever. Yet the “I love my Pit Bull” magnet on my minivan makes some people see red. And one more thing: Although the title and the rest of this article refers to Pit Bull breeds, the same can be said for all excitable dogs. The male Red Nose Pitbull can grow a bit taller and heavier. @JustJessica: I’m so sorry about your kitty :( Although generally, as was already stated, pits can do severe damage on someone, probably a lot more than even bigger dogs, so that can scare a lot of people. Most especially, dogs are drawn to her. People who “hate pitbull owners” are racists looking for an outlet that’s more socially acceptable. I’ve often heard people say that pits will go mental for no reason at all, and given how that breed came to exist, that might be true. I hate dogs so much. I wish I could say these words were spat out by complete strangers, but in fact, they were friendly acquaintances, which meant I Getting rid of the breed will only start other bigger breeds like this which scare me. Yet, people walk around every day hating the Pit Bull breeds for … I’m not saying it’s just pits but those are the only dogs I’ve ever seen “turn”. Apparently the wailing in pain of the person she’s supposed to protect didn’t stop her fast enough- the daughter was trying to pry the dog’s mouth off another dog they used to own. As a paramedic I have to go into peoples' homes, and every home with a dog is dirty. The media doesn’t do stories about sweet pitbulls. If you find that your dog gets too aroused during off-leash play, you might limit the time the dogs are off-leash together. You can change your choices at any time by visiting Your Privacy Controls. Don’t quote me. I find that hard to believe. I had to walk by and the dog was making it very clear I was not going to get by I thought don’t look walk by calm, well he came at me, I ran luckily for me he ran back for the garbage…I got the message LOUD AND CLEAR Another funny fact, the Bulldog was the actual dog that was created JUST to fight other dogs and the Great Dane breed were created by the Romans as war dogs (Dogs that viciously protect their master, who was normally someone high ranking in the Roman army). In the state of Florida, what actions can be taken against a person who's negligence has allowed their pit bull to attack your child. The Red Nose Pit classifies as a medium-sized dog. If I start calling myself “Mrs. Many of us also called Robert Miller the chief of police in Topeka, KS. I have a pitbull boxer mix who's ten years old, lazy as all get out and. Nice. Their bites are strong, and sometimes fatal. That said, if Kevin was my child, I’d have already euthanized Mickey with the nearest available blunt object. Theyprobably have an invisible fence, but that does not make me feel any better. Pit bulls love you. 2) His songs are annoying as fuck. I don’t get it maybe I’m slow but how does assassin fit in?? When a pit bull bites a human being, the issue will most likely make more headlines than when any other dog does the same. @Meego OMG what does that barbaric act have to do with pitbulls? CougarTailDevourer. He said that is was most likely a hoax but what if it wasn't? Moderator of r/pitbullhate Comments are locked. @JLeslie you mentioned about the pit-bulls running around without a fence…I think that no matter what animal anyone has if it is in a yard it should be in a fenced yard if it’s not tethered. It’s not the dogs fault it’s the person training the pooch. So yeah, little tiny yapper dogs are, in general, more aggressive than your pitbull, but I'd much rather own or be around an annoying dog that I know beyond a shadow of a doubt can't and won't rip out my throat. If you happen to hate The Isley Brothers too and think that Justin Bieber’s lyrics are too simple, I for one believe there’s a bit of elegance in its simplicity. She has no canines but is so powerful with her jaws that even the rest of her teeth punctured and did damage. People like you crack me up, I’d like to see you try to figure out why an otherwise loving dog, so polite and delicate just goes off and decides to eat up your other pets. So, the state law might be the dogs need to be muzzled even when behind an electric fence? You hate happy dogs. That does not mean that every single pit-bull is dangerous and would kill a person, I’m sure that many pit-bulls are perfectly friendly, but data like this does give some validity to people’s fears about them. 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