September 1, 2003
Rosie was a loving, beautiful dog with doting owners, but in the end, her predatory instinct made her too dangerous for habitation in human society. Her attack on another dog was the last straw for her owners, who vowed never to adopt from a shelter again.
September 1, 2002
The work, time, and love the San Diego Humane Society's volunteers and trainers put into saving Genie -- a pit bull with a sweet nature but a tendency to bite when overstimulated -- made it all the more difficult to let her go.
November 1, 2001
AVMA task force recommends the formation of community advisory councils that can focus on curbing the incidence of dog bites.
May 1, 2001
Report questions the efficacy of breed-specific bans in reducing dog bite-related injuries.
March 1, 2001
Pilot study confirms that education increases children's awareness of safe dog bite prevention measures.