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Old 03-04-2013, 07:57 AM   #21
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Originally Posted by OBB View Post

They can't, they won't, they never will stop the party!!!
OBB, would it be all right if I use this picture sometime? I really like it.

Dogs and nature abhor a vacuum.
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Old 03-04-2013, 12:03 PM   #22
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only if you include the caption i grabbed it from the web so its not really mine to give permision
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Old 03-04-2013, 04:24 PM   #23
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I'll include the caption.

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Old 08-21-2013, 05:30 PM   #24
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Saw this today & thought of the pit lovers here, since they are one of the primary targets of laws restricting particular breeds:

Ban and outlaw Breed Specific Legislation (BSL) in the United States of America on a Federal level!
Breed-Specific Legislation Is a Bad Idea
Thanks for your petition.

We don't support breed-specific legislation -- research shows that bans on certain types of dogs are largely ineffective and often a waste of public resources.

In 2000, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention looked at twenty years of data about dog bites and human fatalities in the United States. They found that fatal attacks represent a very small proportion of dog bite injuries to people and that it's virtually impossible to calculate bite rates for specific breeds.

The CDC also noted that the types of people who look to exploit dogs aren't deterred by breed regulations -- when their communities establish a ban, these people just seek out new, unregulated breeds. And the simple fact is that dogs of any breed can become dangerous when they're intentionally or unintentionally raised to be aggressive.

For all those reasons, the CDC officially recommends against breed-specific legislation -- which they call inappropriate. You can read more from them here.

As an alternative to breed-specific policies, the CDC recommends a community-based approach to prevent dog bites. And ultimately, we think that's a much more promising way to build stronger communities of pets and pet owners.
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