Why Pit Bulls Make Good Pets “AAH, it’s a pit bull!” That is what people think. Pit bulls are actually fun loving pets. Contrary to disbelief pit bulls don’t have locking jaws like everyone thinks. Any other dog can do that.
Do you have a love of dogs? If so, then you will be very interested in this essay. I have conducted some research and even though I am not a dog lover I do not feel that all the pit bulls in Texas should be banned. The pit bulls only know what their owners teach them. Texas pit bull owners need to teach them to be good.
BSL stands for “Breed-Specific Legislation”, and the only problem with this is that it bases its reasoning off of the looks of the animal. Legislation is beginning to be passed in different parts of the world, that discriminates dogs just because of their looks. There are many different opinions about this and its effectiveness. The main reason that cities and states pass this law is because there are often multiple cases of dog attacks, and BSL is supposed to improve public safety.
How do you feel about dogs? Millions of people around the world enjoy dogs. In fact, there are 32 million dog owners in Africa, The Americas, and Asia,and Europe. In the U.S, the pitbull is the most popular breed of dogs, or it was. In 1989, a little girl named Melissa was attacked by a pitbull.
A Pit-Bull Terrier, more like Pit-Bull Terror is a ferocious, fearful and fierce breed of dog that can cause harm towards your children, your pets or your family. Pit-Bulls are dangerous breeds of dogs and their population should be minimised to reduce the number of attacks and incidents. In 2012 more than 2500 dog attacks occurred due to Pit-bull terriers, their dangerous traits and behaviours can cause torment and grief to families, if they are violent. Could you imagine your children, your friend, your niece, your grandson being killed by a Pit-bull?
Pit Bulls are not vicious animals. Why are pitbulls feared? These poor animals are beaten, sometimes they are beaten to death. These human beings are making these animals vicious and mean, it’s not the breed that makes them this way, it’s people, humankind destroying these poor animals lives, putting fear and danger in the minds. Dogs are also used as bait for fights, and used for fighting only.
Did you know that 86.8% of Pit Bulls pass the American Temperament Test? They are the second most tolerant dog. Pit Bulls are loving, faithful animals just trying to live. Yes, almost everything we see on the news about them is something horrible, but just because those ones are bad doesn’t mean they all are like that.
Dog fighting has been around for many years and is only illegal in a few states. Dog fighting in unethical and goes against everything people believe in. Dogs must fight for their rights, their lives, and their own minds. These dogs that are supposed to be our companions are being treated cruelly. The research reveals that dog fighting may have been legal at one point but, is no longer legal and people continue to support the fighting.
Dogfighting “Dogs are wise. They crawl away into a quiet corner and lick their wounds and do not rejoin the world until they are whole once more”(christie). When dogs get hurt they go hide from people till they feel better. They don’t want people to see them hurt.
Should Pit bulls be allowed as pets? “Blame the deed not the breed” says pit bull owners or several people who are for the breed. Several pit bull owners are protesting year after year just so their dog does not get taken away from them or put down. People shouldn’t blame the breed just because of one dog’s action. Numerous Anti-Pit bull protesters believe the whole pit bull breed should be banished because of a few cases of pit bull attacks that have happened around them or their area.
Even though Pit bulls are great dogs, some people think that pit bulls can be dangerous to the people around them. One afternoon Guy Clairoux was walking his son home from school when a pit bull jumped over the fence from his yard and started to harm the little boy. A few more dogs came and also showed aggressive behavior. Tho, pit bulls can be dangerous if not trained properly (just like any other breed of dog) they only become aggressive when they are at a last resort and feel threatened. Pit bulls have a high pain tolerance level, making it possible for them to fight until the point of exhaustion.
How many people own a pit bull breed dog? I have owned pit bulls for over 13 years and I learned a lesson from a dog I owned. Her name was Precious. She was a outside guard dog and loved children. She became family the day my husband brought her home.