Click the link below to see what's going on with the opposition for the Winston Law.
KC Dog Blog put out an article today about the other side of the Non-Breed Specific Legislation.
Apparently instead of listening to the professionals in the dog behavior fields they are trying to pull the "smaller government" card. I guess when you don't want to admit someone knows a profession better than you the typical human response is to grasp at straws.
So how do we determine if a dog is a Pit Bull or Pit mix?
This is one of those million dollar questions. And the answer is...it's impossible. Aside from the fact that Pit Bull is a "type" of dog not a specific breed...Even scientists that specialize in DNA testing and AKC judges who specialize in breed conformation admit it can be impossible to tell if a dog has a predominant gene of the Staffordshire Pit Bull Terrier. The problem is that only a small fraction of genes determine how a dog looks. Check out this clip to see if professionals can tell which dog is the Pit Bull.
Pit Bulls Wrongly Accused?
Animal Issues Input Group and City Council meetings... I will let you know when I hear anything. There was nothing BSL in the meeting last week.