Toronto’s PitBulls are Almost Gone

So Why More Dog Bites than Ever?

NAIA Trust
NAIA Trust

Portland, OR -( Under the law, four breeds (pit bull terriers, American Staffordshire terriers, Staffordshire bull terriers and American pit bull terriers) had to be kept muzzled or leashed in public and sterilized within two months of the bill’s passage.

Since the ban, Toronto’s reported dog bites have been rising. Since 2012, and in 2013 and 2014 dog bites reached their highest levels this century, even as pit bulls and similar dogs neared local extinction.

Read more here: Why more dog bites than ever.

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So once again ignorance and knee-jerk reactions doesn’t solve anything. How stunning. Having walked around parks where dogs are allowed, I’ve noticed one thing, people get dogs but don’t know how to train them. Ever see the dog pulling the woman down the street? The list of bad behaviors allowed by dog owners is endless, which is why there will always be a need for Cesar Milan 🙂 Train the dog owner, and you’ll train the dog.


When I was 17, I was taking to a dog fight. And what I saw was incredibly horrific. It took a lot tongue biting not to say what I wanted to say in front of all of those people. Instead, I simply walked away call 9-1-1 and went and saved about 40 Dogs. I personally took the two most vicious (which were bait dogs) and brought them home. They’ve never experienced inside life before. They we’re very shocked and stayed in one room for about a week. After they got adjusted to the house, they opened up completely and turned… Read more »

Tony Sossi

What I love-d about America was we can keep our firearms and “Pitbull” breeds, unlike England. That’s a shame.
Our staffies tried to drown numerous kids with their gigantic tongues, but never bit anyone. Does Hillary hate APBTs as much as she hates guns?