General information:  

Pit Bull Rescue Central:  offers a variety of reliable information.  

BADRAP :  a good source of information about pit bull characteristics and adoption.  This groups was directly involved in the rescue and rehoming of some of the dogs seized in the Michael Vick case.  

Animal Farm Foundation:  an organization dedicated to securing equal treatment for pit bull type dogs.  Their website offers excellent resources for both families and animal welfare organizations.  

For a sensible approach to dog bites and dog aggression:

National Canine Research Council:  also offers accurate information on media bias regarding pit bulls.

STOPBSL.COM:  includes statements from professional organizations such as the Humane Society of the United Stated, the American Veterinary Medical Association and the National Animal Control Association opposing breed specific legislation. 


And about breed i.d.:  compares the “best guess” survey answers with the DNA results.

Report dog fighting:

Humane Society of the United States Tip Line

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