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When it comes to violent dog attacks, Pit Bulls top the list

A loose pit bull attacks 59yo Sharon Lydic and her 9-month-old chocolate Lab, Sarge, as they take a walk. “All I had time to do was scream ‘No!’ and he came and grabbed my dog....My puppy was up against my leg yelping,” Lydic said. The pit mauled Sarge so savagely, the puppy's leg was amputated. (June 2011, PA) http://www.tribune-democrat.com/local/x177907836/Still-standing-Pup-loses-leg-in-horrifying-pit-bull-attack

A loose pit bull attacks 59yo Sharon Lydic and her 9-month-old chocolate Lab, Sarge, as they take a walk. “All I had time to do was scream ‘No!’ and he came and grabbed my dog....My puppy was up against my leg yelping,” Lydic said. The pit mauled Sarge so savagely, the puppy's leg was amputated. (June 2011, PA) http://www.tribune-democrat.com/local/x177907836/Still-standing-Pup-loses-leg-in-horrifying-pit-bull-attack

KILLED. A pit bull and 2 dogs described as large mixes attack 8yo Shadow, described as a pit/husky mix but looking more like a shepherd mix, in his own yard. As a neighbor fights with them, the 3 aggressors maul Shadow to death. The neighbor says the same animals attacked her Boston Terrier previously, causing $2k in vet bills. Shadow shown with 10yo owner, Jessica Rowland. (Feb 2014, VA) http://wtkr.com/2014/02/21/isle-of-wight-familys-dog-killed-after-a-vicious-attack-by-neighboring-dogs/

Isle of Wight family’s dog killed after a vicious attack by neighboring dogs

another child victim (September 2013)  hospitalized with multiple injuries...

another child victim (September hospitalized with multiple injuries.

This lack of respect for the dead has backfired upon these people & reminds so many of Westboro Baptist Church. This heartless act is like displaying AK-47 guns at a Sandy Hook memorial.  Somehow the connection though of the breed that kills the most is right in front of the crosses for all to remember.

Pit bull owners and animal control officer use their dogs to intimidate people coming to view an art memorial made for dog attack victims in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

The Pit Bull Who Ripped Off The Face Of This Child Received More Online Support Than His Victim. And A Judge Spared His Life...

The Pit Bull Who Ripped Off The Face Of This Child Received More Online Support Than His Victim. And A Judge Spared His Life...

A pit bull attacks a dog at a dog park. "He turned my dog onto his back and set his mouth into my dog's belly, and I just did everything I could to protect my dog, and I know it wasn't the right thing to do, but I thought he was gonna kill my dog," says Lisa Smith; the pit bit her arm and hand, and bit another of the 5 people who managed to drag it off. Animal Control let the pit stay with its owner. (Nov 2013, Baton Rouge LA) http://www.wbrz.com/news/dog-bite-victim-ban-pit-bulls/

Lisa Smith is demanding change after she was bitten five times at the dog park on Dalyrymple Drive Thursday afternoon.

Support Breed Specific Legislation save dog's lives & human's too: Jeff Borchardt- I stood in that room screaming, while my wife held his small hand. His body was destroyed, lying there in that neck brace. Areas w/ BSL are proving to have much lower rates of pitbull type euthanasia after the laws take effect. It may be counterintuitive to those who believe BSL is wrong but it is saving many more pitbull type dogs lives compared with places that have yet to adopt the common sense legislation.

Read what victims and witnesses of dog attacks say after a violent pit bull attack including being maimed beyond recognition, fractured skull injuries and more.

Pitbull attacks father, a year after it had attacked his nine-year-old son.

Father mauled by family's dog... a year after he gave it second chance

Father mauled by family's dog. a year after he gave it second chance

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