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Aberdeen City Council votes against pit bull ban

December 11, 2012 in The Daily Republic

The City Council on Monday night voted 6-3 not to implement a proposal that would have banned new pit bulls in the city. Continue Reading

Aberdeen considering ban on new pit bulls

December 10, 2012 in The Daily Republic

A proposed ordinance would allow pit bulls that already live in the city to stay but would ban residents from bringing in new animals.
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Sioux Falls leaders to discuss pit bull attacks

June 12, 2012 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) Leaders in South Dakota’s largest city are considering how to reduce the potential for dog attacks following an incident in which a man playing basketball in a Sioux Falls park was mauled by two pit bulls.
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Nebraska Panhandle town bans any new pit bulls

December 8, 2011 in The Daily Republic

RUSHVILLE, Neb. (AP) The Nebraska Panhandle town of Rushville is banning any new pit bulls and imposing restrictions on any current owners of the dog breed. Continue Reading

LETTER: Other options better than breed legislation

August 26, 2011 in The Daily Republic

The Daily Republic recently wrote “Another pit bull attack, and another day without an ordinance. We suppose it would sound sadistic if we said it’s unfortunate that a Mitchell police officer’s aim was off when shooting at a charging pit bull earlier this month.” Continue Reading

Grand Forks Police: Shooting pit bull necessary after it bit person, charged officer

August 1, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The Grand Forks Police Department received a call about a dog bite on the 700 block of South 9th Street at about 5:30 p.m. Saturday. Continue Reading

AP-Petside poll: Training, not nature, makes bully of dogs

February 3, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The majority of American pet owners believe a well-trained dog is safe even if it comes from one of the “bully breeds.” Continue Reading&

Pair of pit bulls maul Minneapolis mail carrier

July 29, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

mA mail carrier is recovering after being mauled by two dogs in Minneapolis.
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