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SHELTER, RESCUE, FOSTER: THE NEW AXIS OF EVIL?

Phyllis M. Daugherty's recent article about shelter dogs asks the question, "do California animal shelters and rescues have a right...

"DO NOT BREED YOUR PIT BULL" - KENNETH M. PHILLIPS' CAMPAIGN

Kenneth M. Phillips' Dog Bite Law began the "Do Not Breed Your Pit Bull" campaign in April 2019. It featured the "video meme" shown...

 
 
 

NATIONAL GUIDELINES NEEDED FOR OUT-OF-SERVICE POLICE DOGS

On December 13, 2016, Alex Geiger's "retired" attack-trained police dog, which he kept as a personal "pet" after leaving the police...

Help New York Improve Its Dog Bite Law

HELP NEW YORK IMPROVE ITS DOG BITE LAW

New York dog bite law is the worst in the USA Did you know that New York has the most unfair dog bite laws in the United States? It...

 
 
 

ANIMAL CONTROL FAIL LEADS TO ANOTHER FATAL DOG ATTACK IN TN

Days ago, a pack of 6 German Shepherds brutally killed Jill Peterson, an 88-year-old woman in Pall Mall, Tennessee. “They dragged her...

They Will Take Your Dog and Make You Apologize

THEY WILL TAKE YOUR DOG AND MAKE YOU APOLOGIZE

Bill collectors working for a German town recently went to the home of a family that owed the town some money. They demanded payment,...

 
 
 

NO PAROLE FOR KNOLLER 18 YEARS AFTER DIANE WHIPPLE'S DEATH

In Feburary 2019, Marjorie Knoller was denied parole for the killing of Diane Whipple in January 2001. Knoller was the woman whose...

"AND THANK YOU FOR KILLING HIM"

One of the most striking stories about pit bull attacks is the one involving "Rocky," the pit bull that brutally attacked its owner...

 
 
 

THE DOG BITE LAW SUPER BOWL VIDEOS

In January 2018 and 2019, I made videos about the prior years' fatal dog attacks. Each video is a parody of a Super Bowl commercial...

HOMICIDE FOR SURE AND A COVER-UP TOO

On January 5, 2019, a man was killed in South Philadelphia for asking someone to put a leash on his dog. (See the article in the Inquirer...

 
 
 

DANGEROUS LOOPHOLE IN DOG OWNERS' INSURANCE

Integrity Insurance Company and a court of appeal in Wisconsin have put a new wrinkle on dog bite law that hurts dog owners, dog bite...

PIT BULLS ARE NOT DOGS, AT LEAST IN THE USUAL SENSE

As the author of Dog Bite Law , dog laws that have been enacted in the US, and a lawyer who since the 1990's has represented only the...

 
 
 

SMOKERS AND THE LUNATIC FRINGE OF PIT BULL ADVOCATES

When something like the satiric "Super Bowl" video, " Do Not Adopt a Pit Bull ," goes viral, a relatively small group of pit bull advocates...

LOS ANGELES OFFICIAL POLICY: TRICK PUBLIC INTO ADOPTING PITS

It is now official City of Los Angeles policy to trick the public into adopting pit bulls, even those with a history of attacking people....

 
 
 

TELL THE FAMILY IT'S A PITBULL!

I was on the John and Ken Show just now , and the discussion was about pitbulls. Specifically, whether an animal shelter should tell...

THE UPSIDE-DOWN MIND OF A RESCUE GROUP

Email message from a rescue group to Attorney Phillips: "We are an animal rescue group that does standard fostering and adopting. One...

 
 
 



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