Pit Bull

(credit: North Central Shelter)

Pets2Love: Freckles

Freckles is called the class clown at the shelter. He’s a sweet boy that’s eager to please.

06/19/2015

Marshon Oxley recovers in the hospital following an attack by a pit bull. (credit: CBS)

Pit Bull Allegedly Bites Chunk Out Of 11-Year-Old Boy’s Leg In San Pedro

“I felt like my life was in danger,” Marshon Oxley said, “I felt like the dog was going to kill me.”

05/17/2015

(credit: Riverside County Department of Animal Services)

Animal Control Officers Locate Missing Pit Bull In Riverside County Cruelty Case

Animal control officers located a missing pit bull Wednesday that was part of an ongoing cruelty investigation.

03/04/2015

This pit bull went on the attack Friday biting the hands that feet it. (credit: CBS)

Couple Attacked By Their Pit Bull While Driving Through Costa Mesa

Authorities said the couple both sustained serious injuries.

02/20/2015

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Late Vietnam Vet Makes Sure Rescued Dog Gets Luxurious Life

A Vietnam veteran, who was laid to rest Friday, made certain that his beloved dog will live the long and healthy life that his late owner always wanted for him.

01/16/2015

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Dog Dyed By Thief Escapes Again

Days after the Lowery family were reunited with their dog, a pit bull they say was stolen from their San Jacinto yard and dyed black, they found “Coco” missing again Sunday.

12/21/2014

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One Dog’s Hair-Raising Tale Of Theft, Concealed Identity Has A Happy Ending

One dog has a hair-raising tale of theft, concealed identity, a brazen escape and a lucky reunion with its owner.

12/19/2014

A La Puente homeowner said deputies shot her dog. They said the dog attacked them. (credit: Rosaleen Banner)

Deputies Fatally Shoot Woman’s Pregnant Pit Bull After Going To Wrong La Puente Home

As she got to her house, Rosaleen Banner said she heard a third shot and her dog in a pool of blood.

12/05/2014

(credit: Riverside County Animal Services)

Family Pit Bull Attacks Toddler, Bites Off Boy’s Ear

A toddler was severely injured Wednesday morning when the family’s pit bull attacked him, ripping off his ear.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/05/2014

(credit: Riverside County Animal Services)

Valle Vista Woman Recovering From Injuries Sustained In Pit Bull Attack

A 61-year-old grandmother of eight was recovering Tuesday after being attacked by a pit bull while walking in her neighborhood.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/21/2014

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2-Year-Old Pit Bull Gets 1,000-Plus Stitches After Knife Attack

A 2-year-old pit bull is making a remarkable recovery Sunday, hours after receiving more than 1,000 stitches following a knife attack.

10/12/2014

A 2-year-old female pit bull bit a girl Wednesday evening. (credit: Riverside County Dept. of Animal Services)

Girl, 7, Bitten In Face By Stray Pit Bull Mom Brought Home

Animal Services officials remind the public to be careful about picking up stray dogs.

10/02/2014

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Long Beach Police Arrest Suspect For Alleged Sexual Assault While Shooting His Pit Bull

The 38-year-old suspect — whose name was withheld — was taken into custody, police said.

08/30/2014

(Photo courtesy City of Norwalk)

‘Lion’ Roaming Around Norwalk More Likely A Pit Bull Named Buddy

Buddy got out the night in question.

08/14/2014

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