He also believes that pit bulls are causing problems on all public properties (Anderson). Anderson states that, “Gotham police and other authorities had to round up 892 biting dogs in 1997, 200 more than the year before” (Anderson). Anderson thinks that there should be a ban on the pit bull breed, because of their unusual behavioral traits. The traits that make pit bulls seem so horrid would be, quick to rage, determined, and oblivious to pain. Anderson believes that taking these malicious dogs off of the streets, would put more ba... ... middle of paper ... ...ed on, are the types of people that the pit bulls are being put in the hands of.
This question is one the Riverside County should have asked themselves before passing a law that can hurt many dogs and families. Looks exercise the power of vision upon living creatures, every living thing has had judgmental value on “looks” no one or nothing ever has that perfect look. So why judge a dog on how it look? People judge pit bulls by their looks on they look too muscular, they have scary jaws, devilish eyes, and cropped ears, but these features do... ... middle of paper ... ..., October 8). RIVERSIDE COUNTY: Supervisors pass pit bull sterilization ordinance | Politics | PE.com.
The activists condemn and deplore cruel ... ... middle of paper ... ...t that ?unsightliness, by definition, is in the eye of the beholder, and beholders are motivated by prejudice as often as by justice.? Ultimately, William Saletan argues his point very well in ?Wok the Dog.? He systematically deconstructs both the argument that dog meat should be outlawed because of cruel treatment of dogs, and the argument that dog meat should be outlawed because dogs have a special position as ?man?s best friend,? and this takes away the foundation for the overarching argument that eating dog meat is unsightly and wrong, and exposes the arguments for what they truly are; an attack by westerners against a foreign practice that they find odd. Saletan effectively presents dog-eating Koreans, people whose dietary practice seems grotesque to many people, as the victims of foreign bullying, and leaves the reader no choice but to support them.
Dog on dog aggression is common among any dog! B. So many untruths and halve-truths have been repeated so many times that the general public has begun to believe fairy tales instead of fact. C. Understanding your individual dog’s realistic limits with other animals and humans and supervising all interactions will make the difference between success and tragedy and that goes for poodles as well as pit bulls. Pit bulls are outlawed in Miami-Dade County because of their vicious nature.
Ayen’s mom tried to beat the dog away from the children with a table, but she failed. Then the dog turned on Ayen and the vicious injuries caused Ayen’s death. Dr Cam Day, who is the RSPCA’s Queensland pit bull expert, has claimed that American pit bull terriers are ‘head, shoulder, feet and everything else above other breeds’ in terms of their capacity to injure and maim. If the government doesn’t ban pit bulls, these tragedies would continue to happen and children’s lives would be threatened all the
Stories like this have cast a shadow over the lowly pit bull breed and caused entire communities to take up pitchforks and push for legislation to ban the pit bull from existence. Breed-Specific Legislation (BSL) is a quick solution to the public frenzy created after a media-reported dog attack. However, BSL is rapidly proving to be ineffective. Counties are finding that BSL is too costly, it provides the public with a false sense of security, and it does not address animal abuse, even inadvertent abuse by loving owners. Breed Specific Legislation and Dangerous Dog laws are two ways states and counties deal with dog-bite related attacks.
Everyday in the United States, there are pit bulls be banned, and euthanized.. There are approximately 937 cities in the united states that has some sort of a Breed Restriction legislation.To me this is absurd! People are getting these dogs and are trained to fight. It 's so wrong. Every time I hear about a dog fight or seeing a pit bull chained up makes me really upset and I 'm tired of it.
Does the Pit Bull Deserve Its Reputation as a Vicious Dog? Just the sight of a pit bull instills apprehension and even fear in some people, who believe the dog may attack them for no reason and not let go. Many communities have placed this ostracized breed under severe restrictions; some municipalities have implemented bans outlawing ownership of the breed. Today’s society regards the pit bull as the most vicious and unpredictable of all dog breeds, whereas admirers of the pit bull believe this misconception stems from irresponsible owners and the inflammatory and negative publicity concerning this breed. Has society unfairly ostracized the entire breed or is the vicious reputation true?
By being uneducated we blame dogs for what owners do to them. With that being said bad pet owners will continue to get dogs, if Pitbulls are banned they will switch breeds. This teaches nothing. The reason most of these dog’s attack is because they were brought up to do so. Whether they are used as guard dogs, fighting dogs or trained poorly it will continue on with any breed.