A tragic intersection
The plight of pit bulls in our community is a tragic story that takes place at the intersection of societal failure and human cruelty.
By Cindy Wolff
Butch Harper dreams about pit bulls, snarling muscular dogs climbing over his wooden fence coming to get him.
He kills them in his dreams.
Even for an animal-control officer of Ivan Russell?s experience, the scene was unusually gruesome.
Pit bull is a generic name that describes several breeds known for their flat heads, short coats and appearance of strength including American pit bull terrier, American Staffordshire terrier and Sta
At least 36 breeds of dogs have killed a human in the United States since 1965.