When many people think about Pit Bulls, they often get scared and want nothing to do with them. Pit Bulls are viewed as dangerous and scary. The truth behind this is that Pit Bulls are only as harmful and scary as you make them. For these animals life is pretty tough, from getting banned to getting put into the ring to fight. These animals should be treated the same way any other animal would be treated, with love and compassion.
There is a negative stigma which follows certain breeds of dogs. Pit bulls for instance, are considered as a dangerous breed. In some cities such as Miami, they are banned and in many shelters, pit bull breeds are amongst the first to get euthanized. What people fail to realize is that dogs’ temperament is indicative of their owner and the care and training they are given.
These dogs have again and again proved themselves to be loving dogs, but society does not give them a chance. The people assume things about the Pit bull but they are wrong. The lock jaw theory of Pit bulls is false and has been tested by professionals (Realpitbull.com, n.d.). They are not Crocodiles. (Realpitbull.com, n.d.)
Intro Hook: Pit bulls are not vicious dogs, and make great pets for many families all over the world. Background information: Pit bulls are one of the most talked about breeds. Pit bulls are known for their “aggressive behavior” and being involved with dog fights. Though, many people have found pit bulls to be a great addition to their family. Pit bulls love attention and have a lot of energy.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.