Pit bull overload floods shelters, strains rescuers
CHICAGO -- At Chicago's main animal shelter, a pit bull mix wags his tail and licks a visitor's hand through iron bars, eager to find a friend. In an adjoining cage, a pit bull snarls and bares his teeth at passing strangers. Across the aisle, another pit bull barks continuously. Pit bulls make up 40 percent of the dogs that come into Chicago Animal Care and Control --...
Recently, a "Letter to the Editor" appeared in The Modesto Bee concerning vaccination. Specifically, the writer was questioning how a pet caretaker is to truly know their companion is ...