One moment the dogs were saying hello, and the next second it had its teeth into my dog and was shaking. You do not need a name to quote off of a website. 100% of the time the pit bull owners say this nonsense and it is a coincidence that they are so often highlighted in the media. I have a pit bull at home and she is the sweetest dog ever. Really. The average passing rate for the other 121 breeds of dogs in the tests: 77%. never, ever blame a dog for the way it acts! He reaches down and gives this screaming creature, trapped in the fence, a gentle nudge and a quick lick. The fatal attack number between the years of 1979-1998 listed as, what? Females, ages 31 to 67, comprised 89% (8) of these victims. Some day, some of the current hysteria patients will realize that 99.99% of all the horrors that befall humankind are generated by…guess: Humankind. 8. It’s because of the ignorance and fear of all these people that pitbulls have a bad rep and also because people fail to educate themselves properly and accurately. In fact, based on these studies, it can be estimated that pitbull-type breeds account for approximately 10% of fatal dog attacks - not 65% as some unscientific groups have claimed. More than 30 breeds of dogs and mixes are incorrectly identified as pit bulls in dog bite incidents, attributing the pit bull with an unfair and overstated number of incidents. 10 Worst Pitt Bull Attack PITBULL ATTACK10 Worst Pitt Bull Attack PITBULL ATTACK These dogs include Boxers, Bull Terriers, and the English bulldog. Breaking sticks are not illegal, but they are considered dog fighting paraphernalia in certain states and/or with certain law enforcement agents.” http://www.pbrc.net/breaksticks.html This person demonstrates how to use a break stick on a pit-bulls: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KfMVH4wY5Pg. I’ll have to write a post to show people how to determine what a dog is thinking, Pit Bull or not…. I reached down and freed the scared rabbit and off it ran, with Jose following close behind. I dare you..a lot of them felt the way you did. if anything, the human that raised the pitbull is to blam. This guy is way off the mark. its not the pitbull breed. | junefit. Hopefully some time in the next few days. Pitbull-type dogs make outstanding canine citizens and are loving companions in millions of U.S. households. Fatal attacks by these breeds of dogs (1979-1998): When we divide the population by the fatal attacks, we can get a percentage based on the dogs probability of fatally attacking a human. They are pathetic small minded people that prey on the downtrodden, the defenseless, the meek, and the mild, be they animal or human. The problem is that when a pit attacks, it’s to kill, and because of the strength, it usually manages to do so, or at least severely maim and maul the victim. All 7 of these child deaths were inflicted by pit bulls. I shouldn’t even respond to this, but that shows how f’ed up you are. Do pits bite more? Pit Bull Attacks. Read ” The Pitbull Placebo” so you can educate yourself. I really wish something would be published about how to raise an animal. Do yourself a favor and volunteer at the humane society and walk some pits. So with the pool of pit bulls we have, you cannot tell the difference between a cold one and one that might snap. I own a Pit because he is a wonderful dog and I love animals. Yes, you are right. Thank you – exactly! These are powerful animals that break away from their guardians all the time and maul & kill another beloved pet or person in front of a child or person. You are absolutely right it is the people who are not loving. Texas followed in deaths and 0% criminal charges. If you own a pitbull – great – watch it – but don’t attack people for pointing out the truth. However I’m posting new links when I have time to update the page. You are a little sissy! Not only do they kill but they try to EAT THIER victims. All of these reports go into the statistics, which bloat the numbers, and cause more unhealthy hysteria. The number of small dogs that have bitten me over my lifetime–maybe 15 (I know, that’s a lot! If you dont like pits ,so be it. When we divide the population by the fatal attacks, we can get a percentage based on the dogs probability of fatally attacking a human. I heard the most horrible screaming sound coming from the side of the yard. This is a typical pit attack on another beloved pet: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ZTiGWgQubA Children & adults have watched their beloved pets be mauled to death by pit bulls. There are MASSES of them. This is a really well articulated comment. Have you? Also sent this to your email. All dogs can kill. Yes, other dogs may bit as much or as often or more on any given percentage, but – no other breed comes close ot the fatalities by Pitbulls over the last 50 years. These are only fatalities and do not include attacks resulting in injury only. I feel that owners of these massive animals need to have stricter owner laws in order to live around neighborhoods with normal tempered pets. They are overwhelmingly neglected. I looked out of my window and there is Jose, standing by the fence licking something that was wiggling. Fatal Dog Attack Statistics DogsBite.org recorded 36 fatal dog attacks in 2018. I feel that because pits and such aggressive dogs are the problem we have to find a happy medium. He actually gave me the last 2 hours of coherent conversation with my dying father, before he slipped away and left me. In 2013, over one-third, 38% (12), of all dog bite fatality victims were either visiting or living temporarily with the dog’s owner when the fatal attack occurred, up from 32% in 2012. Most pit-bulls types come primarily from unethical backyard breeders who are trying to breed aggression, not good temperaments. I am sure if your stupid ass would do the research you would know the facts on this page are true. American Bulldog: 82.3% They are card carrying members of the ignorant majority. These scores have changed very little in the present. Pits are good dogs. They would rather lick you and play, than to be mean towards another human or animal. NorCalBiostat | Do what you love, love what you do: Proud to be a statistician! The breeds of dog responsible for the most bites per year, according to the American Animal Hospital Association, are, in order: pit bull-type dogs, mixed breeds, and German Shepherds. Pit bulls once enjoyed a more favorable reputation—like the celebrated World War One hero, Sgt. Pit bulls make up less than 1 percent of dogs in the KC, Mo area. However, attacking the breed is not only a highly ignorant school of thought its also incredibly pointless. The 4 year old pitt was a rescue that the owner only had for 5 months . Rottweilers: .00433 %. 2020 Photos and Accounts of Pit Bull Attacks on Neighborhood Pets. I think the most absolute dangerous and irresponsible thing that the trashy (just the trashy, not the responsible) people do to this breed is simply letting these dogs RULE THE HOUSEHOLD! Get on our Exclusive Pit Bull Newsletter! It breaks my heart that this pit bull will be put down. Get over yourself and let pit bull owners alone. My advice to you, if you’re so passionate, is to stop being a child and start promoting good training and stuff you actually CAN change. For many people, Pit Bulls are nothing more then an asset, for making money. Many of these organizations share our values on the topics of effective breed-neutral regulations for public safety, eliminating breed-specific discrimination, and the responsible ownership of dogs of all breeds. They would never believe that the dog could ever be loving, happy, friendly. I have had both of them since April of 2013. They were here 13 Wednesdays in a row. I never say Pits can’t or won’t bite. My lab was viciously attacked by a pit bull that was off leash. Pingback: Pit bulls are safe around children! 47% (15) of all fatalities in 2013 involved more than one dog; 16% (5) involved breeding on the dog owner’s property either actively or in the recent past, and 9% (3) involved tethered dogs. People, Jose’s mom is a registered German Rottweiler and his dad is a registered Red Nose Pitt. They all are very sweet. You even admitted he was”licking” it and had a confused look on his face because you interrupted his entree! For canine regulation, it is important to understand the differences between the two major forms of regulation - breed-specific legislation (BSL) and breed-neutral legislation (BNL): Our articles cover a variety of topics and dive deeper into specific issues. Have a nice and enlightened day. They dont have locking jaws, their brains dont swell. For that reason alone is why I do not consider them safe family pets for our neighborhoods. They are incredibly energetic, social and loyal breed. This site is to record Pit Bull attacks and killings, The Goal is sort though the myths and give facts on Pit Bulls and Pit Bull Mix dogs. So pit bulls are NOT 5-20 times more common than Rottweilers, German Shepherds and Chows. This article is great! Nope…instead, you’ve offered nothing more than “go look at the REAL statistics for a ‘non-partial organization. Are Fatal Attacks Common? You have to have consistent numbers. You will look on it in another light. You don’t see pure bred labs, shepherds, and Dobermans tied up in front of someone’s trailer park because they are not overrepresented and free at the shelters. So, after we went through our morning routine I let him out. i am 5 months pregnant and was bitten trying to pet one, Pitbulls aret the problem people are thanks for this site it will help convince my teacher, Yes that is my actual e-mail i want to use this website to help me with a paper i am doing for journalism but i need the actual authors name not admin. However, I’ve updated the sources, which are reputable. In 2019, several new records were set, including: the most fatal dog attacks recorded in a single year, 48; the highest percentage of fatal multi-dog attacks, 63%; and the highest percentage of adults, ages 30-49, killed by dogs, 27%. They love it. His stats are way off due to his gross exaggeration of the population of pit bulls. We are getting the video and it has been televise. If so what happens to all the existing dogs that aren’t allowed in these places anymore? I’m respectful of what the breed is capable of, because it’s powerful. I will also tackle the wikipedia page you listed. (See below.) Of the 33 total deaths inflicted by pit bulls, 39% (13) involved killing a family member vs. 61% (20) non-family. And No… guns don’t kill people any more than the CARS do when people drive drunk!! A 2019 study shows that of all breeds responsible for dog bites, … Have a Merry Christmas!! Anyone who has been taught basic critical analysis skills will be struck right away by this site’s use a graph with no source. I am not biased. You know the truth, pretending what’s posted here is accurate…well it just shows that even Pitt-bull advocates know better. I have been. Learn More Fatal Dog Attacks Are Exceedingly Rare And what is your sites source? He’s black and white, and he is a healthy, calm, lovely dog. totally in agreement with you, this stereo typing needs to end, the fact remains that ANY dog breed can be dangerous, their carnivorous, it’s in their blood to hunt, this doesn’t mean that they will if properly socialized, every pit I’ve met has been very sweet and love able, they were more likely to lick you to death then they were to bite and they both came from families with small children, these dogs played fetch, and tug-o-war and rolled over for belly pets just like any other dog. Pit bulls are bred to kill, and they will use all tools at their disposal to do just that. But you know, I’ve heard they all evolved from wolves!!!! Chows: 8. Your an idiot for even saying that!! Sometimes I wear yoga pants when I walk my pitbull. I have not had Toby attack me ONCE! And if you bothered to check many of the fatal attacks are from wild Pit Bulls packs in cities where they’re bred, multiplied and are homeless. (Interestingly enough, Reader’s Digest did a story on Weela right after this but REFUSED to print her breed.) For me this is a red flag that you are compromising public safety and the safety of our beloved pets in our communities. Guess which two. Colleen Lynn who is the admin of the site hates pit bulls and admits she lies about them. Most Amazing Wild Animal Attacks ANACONDA attacks human - Shark Attacks Human Caught on Camera. Sadly, it the much lower percentage of owners that will put in the time, and want to put in the time for a well mannered, friendly, happy dog. This one did. I have always defended pit bulls as anyone who has seen a pit bull puppy cannot possibly imagine that they would one day be capable of so much violence. 7.30 / By Lauren Day. Their bite strength is unmatched – short muzzle – extremely strong clamping jaws and their head is like a block of cement – all muscle. The president of the pit bull association in California was found dead in her apartment . I know it’s not accurate, that’s why I give estimated numbers based on reports from places like dogsbite.org. They are not in the top 10. The point isn’t to show that every single incident is because of neglectful owners. Im not surprised, another person who has let the internet infect them with mass paranoia. FOR ME THIS IS ANOTHER RED FLAG! The attack happened WHILE SHE WAS ASLEEP. You will see how politicians disregarded trained professionals, vets and shelter staff so they can get public favor for their other causes. We know from shelter stats that about 60% of all dogs euthanized are pitbull types, which works out to nearly 1 million per year. Unless they just made the stats up. Pingback: Pit Bulls, Our Best Friends! American Staffordshires) zum Beispiel machen drei Prozent aller Berliner Hunde aus, möglicherweise etwas mehr. I have 3 other dogs. (I decided to omit their usual ability to misspell almost every single word, but the capital letters seem familiar enough). They knew my whippet Nell. If this isn’t fishing for info, I don’t know what is! They don’t know what kind of dog it is the are just guessing and so are ppl on the news, I think the idea that pitbulls, or dogs that would be identified as pitbulls in a media report, only comprise 6% of the dog population is silly. Are we going to start some crusade for their extinction? These dogs include Boxers, Bull Terriers, and the English bulldog. In the years 2016 through 2019, pit bulls killed 110 Americans, and 57 of those 110 victims were either the owner of the pit bull or a member of the owner's family. Arkansas and South Carolina followed. Don’t Minimize Pit Incidences; Pit Bull Basic Stats. It’s just a DOG!!! Thanks for your sympathy J.L for the pits being put down even though your dog was attacked sorry to hear that. Grace… I’m sorry but you lost ALL credibility when you posted the link to DOGSBITE.ORG!! Pit bulls contributed to 72% (26) of these deaths -- over 8 times more than the next closest breed, 'mixed-breed,' with 3 deaths. I used to be one of those idiots that thought ‘it’s how they’re raised ‘. Amongst children 7-years and younger, however, males were excessively victims, 72% (13), versus females 28% (5). 2.8K likes. Whoever put this garbage out knows it too. State Farm Times, 1998;3(5):2.) I have also been on the bite side of a Pit Bull, as they (yes they) turn its head from side to side, trying to rip that part of your body off. Please - Page 12 - US Message Board - Political Discussion Forum, CA cop shoots self in leg trying to shoot dog - Page 2, http://stubbydog.org/2012/05/pit-bulls-by-the-numbers/, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fatal_dog_attacks_in_the_United_States#Fatalities_reported_in_2013. Just one bite and you could fall over and snap your neck! They are best friends. The pit bull’s ability to hide his true intentions have been well documented. Otherwise they’re the silliest, sloppiest, sweetest pupples ever and just want loves and to be giant lap babies. How many breeds are confused for Pit Bulls? Love to hear your story. Now excuse me so I can go on and keep on not getting mauled by my three rescued Pitbulls, who spent 2 hours playing with, not mauling the neighborhood’s children, on the beach, today, as they do every day, since, thankfully, we don’t live in a neighborhood full of brainwashed zombies. 661 likes. Pointers were bread to point – herding dogs to herd – and Pitbulls were bread for bite strength and tenacity. It was a rabbit, trapped in the fence. It’s the breed itself. Could I please have a name for a book as well! I would love to see statistics that accounted for socioeconomic background in these pit attacks. Instead of investing in a home alarm or flood light, people in poverty just go to the shelter and get a free “guard dog” pit bull, tie it up, and don’t bother training or exercising the dog. Rottweiler: 82.5% Helen Keller even had a Pit Bull as her canine companion and helper. With all of that she is the most loving adorable pet I’ve ever owned. 8% Rotts,5% mixed breed, 5% German Shepard, 3% (1 per 9 different breeds. Get a clue!!! I took on 2 female pit bulls who were raised from puppies, socialized , dog park, good with kids…..The owners were ‘normal’ people . Here is a clip of unethical pit-bull breeders. She had been killed by her pit bull. It had attacked another dog before, how incredibly irresponsible. 6:15. She is the author of “Fatal Dog Attacks: The Stories Behind the Statistics” and “The Pit Bull Placebo: The Media, Myths and Politics of Canine Aggression.” Delise correlates much of society’s views on pit bulls to the way that media outlets report on dog-related incidents. I know, i know it is a grand conspiracy to malign the pit bull but I think it is siily to entertain the risk of the destruction that pit bulls and other possibly dangerous breeds invite! Pit bulls make up about 6% of the total U.S. dog population.2 This same combination accounted for 74% of all fatal attacks during the 9-year period of 2005 to 2013. FOOL! PERIOD!!! Thanks! He does play bite, but nothing to indicate that he is going to kill me. I want you to understand that ALL dogs are capable of aggression and its typically the smaller ones that are most aggressive but nobody cares when they get bitten by a chihuahua or a Jack Russel. Another dog known for its brutal reputation is the Rottweiler. Cheyenne and Dakota are a team of hard-working Search-and-Rescue Pit Bulls in Sacramento, California. At lease he has a site……. It is irresponsible to ignore the breed. Lets take a little less blame on the breed and put a little more blame on the people. WOW!! They believe all hyperbole and have no interest in facts because if they accepted facts then they would have no reason to exist to troll on pitbulls and the informed intelligent people who love their pitbulls for their loving, happy, friendly and energetic dispositions. The U.S. population is approximately 328.2 million people as of 2019. It is people like you that I judge and my judgement on you is that you are an a**. Many of you who are defending pits are lucky enough never to have seen an attack and it is something that happens on tv or something you heard about. He is five and a half months old and definitely a lover. REALLY? And obviously a Pit Terrier’s bite is going to be much more dangerous than a Jack Russell Terrier’s. What kind of reference information were you looking for? Notably, the two bullmastiff-mixes3 were littermates that inflicted death within a 6-month period. Also I remember reading someone saying “why take the chance?” Bottom line is Pit Bulls ARE like your car or your gun… YOU should have complete control over them or NOT OWN ONE!!! The majority of pit bulls will, at some point in their lives, exhibit some degree of dog-on-dog aggression. and yet we are supposed to believe that pitbulls have a quarter of their total population killed each year, and yet are still one of the most common dogs you see around? This is tragic, because I have owned many dogs and the pitbull that I owned was easily trainable and highly intelligent. Your shit for talking to people like that. So we need to attacking each other and work on solutions to this growing problem. You take the same amount of dogs to get your statistics and pit bulls top the list. Renewed calls for aggressive dog breed ban in wake of fatal attack on toddler. “Since pit bulls have a strong fighting background, we recommend that pet owners also have a breaking stick as a precaution, even if they don’t plan to use it in an illegal context. on their site it states that pit bulls have the highest fatality rate. http://www.dogsbite.org/dog-bite-statistics-fatalities-2014.php Then these pit-bull advocates are oblivious and offended why people do not want these dogs in the neighborhood. The scientific consensus on the topic of breed-specific risk is clear - multiple peer-reviewed studies have concluded that a dog's breed does not determine risk and that breed-specific legislation is ineffective. This morning I woke up with my trusty Pitweiler Jose by my side, and he desperately wanted to go outside. What information are you looking for? If you socialize them they are good dogs and would do anything to please you. According to the same analysis, Pit Bulls have a preference for female victims. Just an FYI, you have zero control in life! Hint: the links died a few years ago. German shepherds are far more common than 780,000 in the USA, “In the USA alone there are about 78.2 million dogs, and about 4.6% of all AKC registered dogs are German Shepherds. PLEASE NOTE the map is updated at the start of each month (intermediate updates may occur.) It is gruesome, fast and traumatic. Or they’re from neglectful owners, who don’t understand why the Pit Bull they’ve kept secluded his whole life just attacked someone. I was just on dogbites.org and boy are they Misconstrued, they don’t know what they are really reporting. This gives over 3.5 million German Shepherd dogs in the USA alone! Most people on here who bash pitbulls are ignorant by choice. Give one of these gorgeous animals to trash people that deny it all of its basic instincts of play and exercise, combined with their power and fighting spirit, and something bad may happen. When they attack, pit bulls kill or maul their owners and the owners' family members or visiting babies more than half the time . Dude, you’re pulling parts of facts that suit your situation. Of course you won’t hear of a chihuahua tearing anything apart, because it’s small. It is too bad you will never know real love a dog can give. The little rascals had 6 different Petey’s and all those dogs had dozens of kids jumping over him every day. And you think you have control over your Pit Bull? I would like to see the citations on the statistics that you quoted, most especially the statistics in regards to the “masses” of pit bulls roaming America. The American Temperament Test Society has a standardized test aimed at determining the temperament of any breed of dog. They can be found at local county facilities as a source to read bite reports, but, with the understanding that what you are looking at is a set of numbers without explanation. According to the American Temperament Test Society, temperament evaluations of American Pit Bull Terriers shows that this breed has a very high passing rate of 82.6%. They’re not hiding true intentions, like they’re masterminding some attack… owners just cannot read what a dog is thinking. 50,000 stray dogs in Detroit. They have been testing dogs since 1977. Haters gonna hate! There are many organizations (large and small) that support, rescue, foster, advocate for, or otherwise positively benefit pitbull-type dogs. Oh well, at least they’re not nearly as bad as cats. Nine different dog breeds contributed I dont argue with anyone about pitbulls, I educate so please stop listening to the media. Pit Bulls are facing bans across the United States and across the world, yet society is to blame, because they’re the ones tearing the breed apart. First of all, “Pitbull” isn’t actually a breed. We typically publish one article every month - recent articles include: All dogs deserve and require responsible ownership; however, large or strong breed dogs such as German Shepherds, Rottweilers, Doberman Pinschers, Cane Corsos, Huskies, Mastiffs, pitbull-type dogs, and many other strong breeds and mixes require responsible ownership to help ensure everyone's happiness and safety. Public and advise them of dog bite/fatality statistics instead of temperament statistics. To be precise, every person has 1 in 112,400 chance of dying from a canine strike or bite. Idk why anyone would wish anything tragic on someone else’s family. It sounds you are the sissy!! A pit kills, it’s the owners fault and the government continues to allow this DANGEROUS breed to exist in our communities. How Can I Help? For a direct search, use the Pit Bull Attack Database. My name is Hanna Bumb. There are some serious flaws in the way dog breeds are counted for these statistics. Im not worried about the math but what are the sources of these statistics? As I am typing this my Pitbull is sleeping on my lap. The list of pits who have saved their owners or other people goes on and on. Hi, I would like to use this for a reference would you be able to provide me the info? Calliegh….you couldn’t be more wrong. According to the CDC, only 1.8% of all dog bites treated in Emergency Departments result in hospitalization. Children 7-years and younger accounted for 83% (10) of these deaths. I own two Pit Bulls. 100% were attributed to pit bulls and 60% resulted in criminal charges. As is a pit bull’s breeding to ignore “normal” dog etiquette. Dude, don’t you realize that by disseminating false information you could be giving someone considering pit bull ownership the green light. There is no way that pit bulls make up almost 10% of the dog population. So basically people who have pits are playing Russian Roulette against our communities. I would love to use this page as a reference in a paper I am writing, the only way I can use this as a reference, is if I have an actual name, not admin for writing this page. The average weight of a chihuahua is 3.3 – 6.6 lbs. I can only hope that what happen to my family, will happen to yours. i have 5 pit bulls full blooded pit bulss and never once have they attacked any one you must train them to be agressive this means actually take the time to torture them to become a monster this is the same for any dog breed i have a pit bull since i was a baby i even rode on their backs its not the dog its the person get off of pitbulls and get on the owner.!!! I just have to comment on the ignorance of your statementaabout when guns kill people. Jose sits down and looks at me with the most confused look on his face. It's time the attacks are exposed. Anyone who does not believe that Pits are not disproportionally populated in this country are wrong. With good reason. http://www.facebook.com/l.php?u=http%3A%2F%2F17barks.blogspot.com%2F2013%2F03%2Fa-question-about-pit-bull-owners.html&h=VAQHijIkc. I have a friend who has 2 – and he’s the first to admit that this stupid “it’s not the dog, it’s the owner” is ridiculous. It is the owners that are mean and potentially the killers. I think the only way he is going to kill me is to smother me with love. But when owners give zero socialization with their dogs; coop them in the house all day, it creates a fuel for aggression. Does not sound like a safe family pet if you need a breakstick on hand. You choose to focus only on the bad things you hear instead of any of the good. So, for our example we’ll take the average percent between 5 and 9.6, and use 7.3 percent, which would give an average estimation of the Pit Bull population in the United States. Rottweilers: 39. There should be if they’re as dangerous as you say, right? In 2007, there were above 72 million dogs in the United States provided by American Veterinary Medical Association. I hate having to say I support banning the breed but with the kind of shady and lazy ‘people’ who think their Pit is ‘cool’, a couch potato or the boss of the land is a death sentence for the Pit, a passerby, and other animals. Daily. Many people in the neighborhood have beloved pets that they consider family members. German Shepherds: 17. But my logo is a boxer. They are concerned for their pet’s safety and they do not want their dog to get mauled to death. He knows his breed is dangerous – he admits it because of how they are with eachother and other dogs. Learn the facts about some of the common myths that have been thoroughly debunked by scientific studies and canine experts. And here I am with my dog severely injured. Almost all dog guardians have experienced a mishap where their dog gets away from them by mistake. In their off-duty hours, they do charity work as therapy dogs. The problem are not the dogs but the people who own them. Pit Bulls are Terriers. Humans instilled the killing the past few decades. But explain why that small percentage accounts for 59% of dog bites in the United States? From 2005 to 2013, pit bulls killed 176 Americans, about one citizen every 18.6 days, versus rottweilers, which killed 33, about one citizen every 99.5 days. Annual data from 2013 shows that 56% (18) of the fatality victims were children 7-years and younger, and 44% (14) were adults, 25-years and older. Treat them well and respect them they are wonderful animals. 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