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Pet Holiday: National Pit Bull Awareness Day

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When: October 25, 2014 Striving to educate so all can appreciate their true, loving nature, National Pit Bull Awareness Day (NPBAD) has made great strides toward repairing the unfairly tarnished image of dogs who so often find themselves hounded by the public’s misconceptions. Fondly nicknamed “America’s Dog,” the pit bull holds a place of honor […]

Austin to Celebrate Texas-Sized Pittie Pride

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Austin, Texas is known as one of the most Fido-friendly spots in the nation, and for three days in October all pals to those with paws are invited to a celebrate their dogged devotion to canines who often find themselves unfairly hounded by prejudice as Love-A-Bull hosts the sixth annual Texas-Sized Pittie Pride Parade and […]

Pit Bull Mix Susie Named American Hero Dog

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Her past was filled with pain, but thanks to the love of a forever pet parent a Pit Bull mix named Susie has not only triumphed over her own tragic beginnings, she has helped to create a better tomorrow for both people and pets. On September 27th the kind-hearted canine was honored for her efforts […]

Breaking Bad Star Shines Spotlight on Animal Haven

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Actor RJ Mitte, who portrayed Walter White, Jr. in the multi-Emmy Award-winning AMC drama series Breaking Bad, has stepped in front of the camera to help New York City dogs and cats who are hoping to one day be cast in the role of a beloved family member. In an interview with US magazine, the […]

Kevin Bacon Promotes #KissedByaPit

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Pet parents with a dogged devotion for their Pit Bulls can be just one degree of separation from Kevin Bacon by following the Footloose star’s lead and taking part in the Kissed By a Pit campaign. The actor recently stepped in front of the camera with Lily– a Pittie who plays a prominent role in […]

Rescued Pit Bull Stars in Of Mice and Men on Broadway

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Violet was once facing the possibility that her life’s final act would play out in a shelter. Picked up by animal control in Brooklyn in 2011, the discovery of a microchip should have given her tale a happily ever after ending, but when contacted her guardians had no interest in re-casting the senior Pit Bull […]

AHL Star David Leggio Helps Pit Bull Who Needs a Home

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The goalie for the Hershey Bears recently stepped off the ice rink and in front of a camera to help a Pit Bull who his hoping to obtain his goal of finding a forever home. Teaming up with team mate Tyson Strachan’s organization Strachan Strays, David Leggio of  the Hershey Bears helped to shine a spotlight […]

Adoptable Dog Stars in Baltimore Production of Richard III

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An adoptable dog whose resume includes cuddling, lapping up the limelight and acting like “quite the gentleman” will help to bring one of the immortal works of The Bard to life when the curtain rises on The Baltimore Shakespeare Factory’s production of Richard III. Jazz, a year-and-a-half old Pit Bull mix, is the first of […]

San Francisco 49er Chris Culliver to be Honored at Bark & Whine Ball

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Football star Chris Culliver will be honored for tackling animal welfare issues at the San Francisco SPCA’s 18th annual Bark & Whine Ball. Presented by Critter Lovers at Work (CLAW), an all-volunteer group dedicated to supporting the San Francisco SPCA, the cornerback for the San Francisco 49ers will receive the Champion of Compassion Award for […]

Pit Bulls and Parolees Celebrates 5th Season Finale February 22nd

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As the fifth season of the hit Animal Planet series Pit Bulls and Parolees comes to an end, viewers are cordially invited to witness an episode filled with puppy love and the true love of a couple who are committed both to each other and a paws cause. Airing February 22nd at 10 p.m. et/pt, […]

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