“When someone says the name “Pit Bull”, most people either think that of a vicious dog or aware that others think of them that way”. (“The Truth behind the Pit Bull Terrier.”) Most people think that since Pit Bulls have a strong, fierce appearance they are aggressive. Seeing people be afraid of a Pit Bull is upsetting, they 're missing out on so much. There is no other breed that stirs up so much emotion. If you adopt a Pit Bull from a shelter and they are aggressive, then they were most likely abused or abandoned by their past owner.
Did you know that pit bulls are not born to be mean? Not just pit bulls aren 't the only dog breed trained to be mean, other dogs are too. Many owners train pitbulls to fight. Dog fighting is very dangerous. Pit bulls are not mean and vicious.
Why Pitbull's are lovable pets "Look and adorable Pitbull!" Usually Pitbulls attack because they are protective of their owner, which makes them good pets in spite of the rumors about them, being banned for no reason, and misunderstood. You should give Pitbull's a contingent change while they are still here. To begin with, according to opposingviews.com, rumors have be spreading briskly about Pitbull's and they aren’t true. For example, a rumor about Pit bull's is that they have a "lock jaw," obviously people are just saying that because they think Pitbulls are formidable, violent, and vicious.
Breed-Specific Legislation (BSL) is a law that bans or restricts certain types of dogs based on their appearance, usually because they are perceived as “dangerous” breeds or types of dogs. BSL has targeted pit bulls for many years trying to ban them and will not address the fact that a dog of any breed can become dangerous when bred or trained to be aggressive. Some states have actually enacted BSL specifically to the owners of pit bulls in Denver (Pit). To this day, Denver still has the law, however, it continues to have significantly higher dog bite-related hospitalization rates than other counties (Pit). Ironic, right?
Dog fighting goes back to the 1750’s and was legal up until 1866 when Henry Bergh made dog fighting against the law in all 50 states. During the 1800’s dog fighting “a cruel blood sport” was incredibly popular .And today sadly though dog fighting is not as popular in a good way but still a lot of people of people participate in them knowing it’s against the law. (ASPCA) and (Humane
Aggressive Dog Breeds “Nationwide, the No. 1 reason why dog owners take their pet to a veterinary behaviorist is to manage aggressive behavior” (Dog, 2009). Many people think that there are dog breeds that are very aggressive. When these hackneyed violent dogs can be very sweet. Any dog can be aggressive and can become aggressive; but, that is no reason to kick them out.
Emotional appeal was the most used element by this author. Valich appealed to his readers emotions by using descriptive words that cause the readers to feel more empathetic to the situation. This type of appeal might have persuaded the audience to agree with their stance, even if they did not prior to reading this. In his piece, he uses a testimony from someone who was mauled by a Pit Bull and is strongly against them, but is the proud owner of two German Shepherds. This will cause the audience to turn more against Pit Bulls if even a large dog owner is against them.
The owners that put their dogs through this show want the perfect dog. So to get the perfect dog they arrange canine incest, forcing mothers to breed with their sons and fathers to breed with their daughters. This breeding can cause health problems in the puppies such as epilepsy, hypothyroidism and elbow dysplasia. The dogs are judged by their looks, which can cause the breeders to breed in certain traits for certain breeds. For example, this causes dachshunds to have long spines and short legs which can cause disc disease.
Rachel’s ex-husband, Tom, compares Rachel to a dog. Instead of just stating his issues with her, he described issues a dog would go through to really drive his point home. He states: “you’re like one of those dogs, the unwanted ones that have been mistreated all their lives. You can kick them and kick them, but they’ll still come back to you, cringing and wagging their tails. Begging.
Not all treatment seems to work. It just causes the patient, to be even angrier and forms episodes. Current treatment of the newer veterans helps with PTSD better than the aged treatments that were performed. In the video,“Wounded Warriors, Healing Hounds” the owner of a Veterans Best Friend trains dogs and uses them to help veterans with PTSD. These dogs use different tactics to tell their owner someone is approaching them so the owner does not lose it and have a violent episode that can hurt someone in
“Pit bull is a name commonly used for dogs that are usually some mixture of bulldog and terrier.”(World book, 2016). Not all pit bulls are dangerous. Most of the pit bulls have a reputation for being aggressive and likely to attack strangers. Breeds called pit bulls include American pit bull terrier. Pit bulls are still used in wrongful war were people bet on the winners.
When examining the argument of whether BSL is fair to pit bulls, one must view both sides of the debate. The reason why the pit bull is thought of as such an aggressive dog, is that these dogs were bred specifically for their strength. "Bull and terrier breeds were created in early 19th-century England for the popular spectator sports of bull- and bear-baiting." (DogTime) Over the last forty years the pit bull has been a large debate because of the amount of fatal attacks that have been from these dogs. "In 2015, the combination of pit bulls and rottweilers contributed to 91% of all dog bite-related fatalities."
Their muscular body image and their blocky heads has given pit bulls the perception that it should be feared. For example, People can walk their dogs on a leash, who are also categorized as “aggressive dogs” and everyone wants to pet them and love on them. They don’t want them to be euthanized just because they look fluffy and cute. When people walk around with pit bulls, also on a leash, people want nothing to do with them because of how they
Within the whole dog populace, 6% are that of pit bulls. Whilst they are originally bred as bully dogs, pit bulls transcended the notion and become more welcoming to human care. By the early 1900s, pit bulls are dubbed to be 'nanny dogs ' due to their caring and affectionate nature towards children and the elderly. And one unnoticed truth about dog attacks and pit bulls is that breeds aren’t really a factor if a dog would bite deep or not. The breed isn 't really accepted to be an essential factor in dog attacks, and so the misconception about pit bulls being a crazed dog breed isn 't really factual.
(Call of the Wild- Book Review) It says this because in the story the hero has to do some bad things like rip out other dogs or even humans jugulars to save himself or some of his new found friends, but in the end the review still says it is a really good book. Also these are just two of the good reviews of many I saw about this book and just from reading them, I would want to read this