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That's simply not true

March 05, 2018 04:47PM
Cane Corso, Rottweiler, Doberman, German Shepherds, Chow....ALL have been shown to bite and sometimes kill people. And that's not a comprehensive list, by a long shot.

The idea that pit bulls are the ONLY breed that has the capacity to kill is ridiculous.

Look, there are certain breeds that, due to artificial selection by people, do seem to have a higher chance of attacking people.

BUT, the overriding principle in ALL dog breeds is it's how the owners treat and socialize their dogs.

I would love to do a research project on the dogs that attack people and compare that to the type of owners they have. My bet is you would see how crappy people really are, not the dog.

I would also guess that due to the popularity of pit bulls nowadays, and the fact that many people use "pit bull" as a catch-all term to describe a breed that "looks" like an American Pit Bull Terrier, there would seem to be a higher rate of attacks by pit bulls.

But, like I said, I don't have any factual basis for that last statement.
SubjectAuthorViewsPosted

  Pitbulls and Heart Monitors....

Arkansas Ram195March 05, 2018 04:26AM

  Sorry about your incident

Drew283985March 05, 2018 07:34AM

  Didn't know you had a Shepherd

IowaRam84March 05, 2018 07:36AM

  Re: Didn't know you had a Shepherd

Arkansas Ram87March 05, 2018 12:53PM

  So you had a real Cardiac Event

IowaRam68March 05, 2018 03:04PM

  Yes.....

Arkansas Ram79March 05, 2018 04:00PM

  Re: Pitbulls and Heart Monitors....

waterfield84March 05, 2018 12:07PM

  +1.....

Arkansas Ram72March 05, 2018 01:19PM

  Glad you are safe

Atlantic Ram72March 11, 2018 01:11AM

  That's simply not true

Drew283979March 05, 2018 04:47PM

  Re: That's simply not true

waterfield79March 05, 2018 09:44PM

  If you look at the statistics, sure

Drew283980March 07, 2018 09:59AM

  Such an abused breed

Atlantic Ram67March 11, 2018 12:47AM

  crazy....did you keep the stogie Attachments

ferragamo7979March 05, 2018 04:19PM

  LOL.......swallowed it...........no but

Arkansas Ram93March 06, 2018 03:04AM

  Just happened a few months ago, to my niece...

JamesJM72March 05, 2018 06:36PM

  How does this happen?

Atlantic Ram82March 10, 2018 03:20AM