Pit Bull Lovers

How to Save a Shelter Dog in 6 Steps

8 July, 2015 0 Comments
How to Save a Shelter Dog in 6 Steps

Rescue: Dogs rescued from shelters seem to have this way of knowing you saved their life, a sixth sense that comes along with an eternal aura of gratefulness. In addition to affordability, many shelter animals have lived in a home with other animals and kids, so they are already house broken and accustomed to home […]

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Pit Bull Rescue Groups in Florida

6 January, 2015 0 Comments
Pit Bull Rescue Groups in Florida

As an obsessive breed advocate, I am often contacted when someone would like to adopt a pit bull. I would encourage anyone looking to adopt a pit bull to check a local shelter FIRST before scouring the internet looking for a “breeder”. Over 25% of shelter dogs are purebred! Most rescue dogs have been family […]

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Kevin Meets Lilly The Hero Pit Bull!

29 April, 2014 0 Comments
Kevin Meets Lilly The Hero Pit Bull!

Over the weekend our good friend Kevin had the pleasure of meeting a local celebrity, Lilly The Hero Pit Bull! Lilly received her name in 2012 when she saved her owners life. Her mom, Christine, passed out on rail road tracks and Lilly pulled her off with seconds to spare. Lilly lost her leg in […]

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The Story Of Lilly “The Hero Pit Bull”

24 April, 2014 0 Comments
The Story Of Lilly “The Hero Pit Bull”

Quite often an animal will come into our lives and change us forever. Such is the case of Lilly the Hero Pit Bull and Christine Spain. Christine’s son David, a police officer, adopted the once shy and anxious Lilly from an animal shelter in 2009. David adopted the pit bull for his mother, who had […]

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Giving Pit Bulls a Second Chance Flyer

23 April, 2014 0 Comments
Giving Pit Bulls a Second Chance Flyer

Kudos to National Geographic for publishing this awesome infographic, called “Giving Pit Bulls a Second Chance”. This pit bull education and awareness  flyer contains a wealth of information about pit bulls, and addresses several of the misconceptions surrounding the breed.  Here are a few excerpts from the infographic: Myth: Pitbulls have “lock jaw” Truth: Pitbulls […]

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International Day Of Happiness Stamp Features Macy, The Pitbull!

10 April, 2014 0 Comments
International Day Of Happiness Stamp Features Macy, The Pitbull!

Meet Macy. Macy was once categorized as “un-adoptable” and was facing euthanasia before Grateful Dogs Rescue stepped up and saved her. This beautiful, 4 year old pitbull baby now lives in California with her “foster failure” turned rescue momma. Macy is ready to show the world her best asset, that big, beautiful pitbull smile. The […]

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Obama Fights Against BSL – Pitbulls Everywhere Cheer!

19 February, 2014 0 Comments
Obama Fights Against BSL – Pitbulls Everywhere Cheer!

We all have our opinions about President Obama, and while I am NOT making this a political debate, I would like to applaud his movements on protecting pitbulls. Last week he signed the Farm Bill, which FINALLY made it a federal offense to attend a dog fight. Enforcing penalties for participants AND attendees will hopefully […]

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50 Super Hero PitBull Stories

4 July, 2013 0 Comments
50 Super Hero PitBull Stories

In addition to the standard dog ownership responsibilities, we as Pitbull owners have an additional responsibility to be a breed advocates, fighting stereotypes and promoting awareness. It’s not easy when we live in a society that believes , supports and publicizes media stereotypes; we are always faced with strong adversity when supporting the breed. It’s […]

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Titan The PitBull Saves Owners Life — Twice

14 June, 2013 0 Comments
Titan The PitBull Saves Owners Life — Twice

It’s a growing secret society, the passionate pitbull owners club. Those of us who are lucky enough to own one know how special this breed is. Pitbulls are loyal, playful, cuddly, happy and will do anything to protect their owners…even save their life. Sometimes twice.  Gloria and John Benton know first hand how perceptive, smart and fast […]

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You Can Help Us Save Niki The Pitbull

31 May, 2013 0 Comments
You Can Help Us Save Niki The Pitbull

Hi friends, This is Sweet Niki the Pitbull. She is currently located in Broward County. She is 6 years old and was starved and neglected. She is currently in a rescue but really needs the pitbull lover community to pitch in and save her. She is heart worm positive and has contagious sarcoptic mange. She […]

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