Tenants are using Pit Bulls as Service / Therapy Dogs.
Below is a great article on banning the use of Pit Bulls as Therapy Dogs:
In the article it states:
- "PETA senior vice president of cruelty investigations states: ‘The public is misled to believe that pit bulls are like any other dog. And they just aren’t.’ "
The article also states:
- "The ASPCA also acknowledges on its website that pit bulls are genetically different than other dogs. ‘Pit bulls have been bred to behave differently during a fight,’ it says. ‘They may not give warning before becoming aggressive, and they’re less likely to back down when clashing with an opponent.’ "
Below is an article concerning a rescued Pit Bull who attacks the teenage daughter:
The article stated the following:
- “A male pit bull mix rescued from a New York City shelter by a Long Island family attacked the teenage daughter when he was brought home, biting into her face, throat and elbow…”