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Denver Pit Bull Ban

These States Have Taken A Stand Against Breed-Specific Legislation

Posted 02.27.2014 | Green

Breed-specific legislation, or the laws in hundreds of U.S. cities targeting dogs that appear to be "dangerous breeds," doesn't reduce dog bites. It i...

WATCH: Terrifying Pit Bull Attack Caught On Camera

Posted 06.29.2012 | New York

A vicious dog attack at East 10th and Broadway (just a block away from the HuffPost office!) was caught on camera this week. In the video a pit bull c...

Can Authorities Really ID A Pit Bull When They See One?

Denver Daily | Peter Marcus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Denver animal control officers mislabeled another dog as a pit bull, raising additional questions over the department's credibility when handling the ...

Denver Pit Bull Ban To Spark Class Action Lawsuit After Disabilities Decision

news.com | Jeffrey Wolf and Kevin Torres | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER - The federal authorities were clear when they told Denver it cannot deny residents from owning pit bulls as service dogs. Denver's defiant res...

City Councilman Threatened Over Pit Bull Ban Stance

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Denver Police are deploying patrols around the home of a city councilman after he received a threatening note over his stance on the city's long-stand...

Denver Pit Bull Ban Revisited After

Face the State | Jared Jacang Maher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Pit bulls, outlawed from Denver more than 20 years ago, will be allowed back into city limits as service animals under a proposed law being considered...

Denver Pit Bull Ban: Disturbing Photos Of Executed Dogs

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

UPDATE(10/5/2010): The Denver Pitt Bull Ban was enacted in 1987 after one particular dog attacked a man. The story erroneously reported that a "slew"...

Denver Dog Ban--It's Not Just For Pit Bulls Anymore

KMGH Denver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

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Denver Pit Bull Ban: Westword Examines Whether The Controversial Policy Is Working

Westword | Jared Jacang Maher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Kevin O'Connell was away on business when he got a call from a Denver animal-control officer: His dog, a Presa Canario, had mauled a Chihuahua. O'Conn...

Denver City Council Discusses Ending Pit Bull Ban

The Denver Daily News | Peter Marcus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

A City Council member is working on an ordinance change that would allow pit bulls in Denver. But repealing the city's 20-year-old ban on pit bulls w...