Pit Bulls

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2 Pit Bulls With Signs Of Abuse Rescued From Busy Southland Freeway

Two pit bulls with signs of abuse continued to recover on Tuesday after being rescued from a busy Southland freeway.


Pauline Winbush has been terminated in her position as assistant superintendent of the Palmdale School District amid charges of child abuse and animal cruelty. (credit: Palmdale School District)

Assistant Palmdale School Superintendent Fired Over Child Abuse, Dog Fighting Allegations

Investigators said among the unsanitary conditions, they found nearly 20 injured and malnourished pit bulls, several coops filled with dead and decomposing pigeons, two containers of dead mice and a dead puppy in a trash can.


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Dog Owners Say Their Pooches Were Mauled By 2 Pit Bulls

Residents in Hesperia are outraged after they say two pit bulls brutally mauled their small rescue dogs.


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Parents Of Boy Fatally Mauled By Pit Bulls Hope To Set Record Straight

The parents of a 2-year-old boy fatally mauled by pit bulls want to set the record straight as to how it happened and who is to blame.


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Prosecutors: Owner Of Pit Bulls In Deadly Attack Knew Dogs Had Attacked Before

Prosecutors are suggesting the owner of a group of pit bulls that attacked and killed a woman knew that the animals were aggressive and dangerous, and that the animals had attacked several people and animals in the past.


Stacy Malone says she was traumatized when two dogs attacked hers. (credit: CBS)

Santa Ana Woman Says She Is Traumatized Watching 2 Pit Bulls Attack Her Dog

A Santa Ana woman says she is traumatized after witnessing two dogs gang up and attack her beloved pet on a routine walk Friday.



Deputies In Yucaipa Fatally Shoot 2 Pit Bulls After They Charge Officer

Sheriff’s Deputies in Yucaipa responding to a call about three pit bulls who were attacking a homeowner’s goats, shot and killed two of the dogs after they reportedly charged at an officer.



Two Pit Bulls Captured After Allegedly Attacking, Killing Two Dogs Being Walked

Two Pit Bulls are being held at an animal shelter in San Pedro after witnesses said the animals attacked and killed two other dogs who were out for a walk with their owners.


One of four pit bulls believed to have fatally mauled a 63-year-old jogger. (credit: CBS)

Man, 29, Arrested In Connection With Case Of Fatal Pit Bull Mauling

A 29-year-old Littlerock man has been arrested for allegedly running a marijuana “grow” operation on his property where he had several pit bulls that may have been involved in the fatal mauling Thursday of a female jogger.


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Riverside County Officials Want To Require Pit Bulls To Be Spayed Or Neutered

The Riverside County Board of Supervisors is considering a policy that would make it mandatory for pit bulls to be spayed or neutered.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/04/2013


Police: Woman, 91, Was Mauled To Death By Her 2 Pit Bulls

Authorities say a 91-year-old woman who was found dead in her motel room was apparently mauled to death by her two pit bulls.


Police shot and killed three attacking pit bulls Friday outside this upscale hotel. (credit: CBS)

Newport Beach Police Shoot And Kill 3 Attacking Pit Bulls

Newport Beach police Friday shot to death three pit bulls that attacked a woman and her son.


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Couple Pleads No Contest To Dog Fighting

A man and woman pleaded no contest Wednesday to dog fighting and an array of other charges related to pit bulls found at a Lake Los Angeles home.



Pit Bull At Large, 3 Locked Up After Backyard Break-In; 43 Goats Killed

A trio of pit bulls who killed dozens of goats in the backyard of a home outside Palmdale were locked up Wednesday in a local animal shelter.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–11/16/2011

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Officer Kills 2 Pit Bulls After Glendora Mauling

A Glendora police officer killed two pit bulls Monday that were mauling a 67-year-old man, shooting one of the dogs and striking the other with his patrol car.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/10/2011