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New Program Offers Free Sterilization For Pit Bull Breeds

The Humane Society is starting a bold new program offering a certificate for a free sterilization of any pit bull-type dog.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2012

Ace the dog (credit: facebook)

City Officials, Activists Review Stray Dog Policy

The meeting comes just days after ACE, a stray pit bull, was euthanized despite appeals from rescue groups offering to take the animal.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2011

Mark Pugsley owns the Ace Hardware where the dog was found. (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

Detroit Euthanizes Pit Bull ‘Ace’ Despite Court Ruling

Local animal activists are talking about suing the city of Detroit after a stray Pitt Bull named Ace was euthanized — despite a stay from the courts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/11/2011

Ace - the pit bull mix. (SaveAce/Facebook)

‘Ace’ Gets Court Reprieve; But Has He Already Been Put Down?

Nitta Moses said her dog had been stolen weeks ago and when she went to Animal Control Wednesday morning with proof that she was its owner– the staff tried to give her a different dog.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/09/2011

"Ace" the dog. (Facebook Photo)

Public Outcry Over Emaciated Dog May Have Saved His Fate

The more people heard about an emaciated dog rescued in Detroit, the more outraged they became. Now, it looks like there’s going to be a reprieve for “Ace,” who was facing euthanasia.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/08/2011

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Woman Convicted In Pit Bull Attack On Girl

A woman who authorities say owned one of three pit bulls that mauled a 6-year-old girl last year in Jackson County has been convicted of keeping a dangerous animal that caused serious injury.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2011

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Pit Bull Owner Guilty In Dog Attack On Mich. Girl

JACKSON (AP) – The owner of pit bulls that mauled a 6-year-old girl last year in Jackson County has been found guilty of keeping dangerous animals that caused serious injury. Brian Nace was convicted Tuesday […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/16/2011

Bert Johnson. (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

Injured State Senator Returns To Work

State Senator Bert Johnson is returning to work Tuesday after injuring his hand in a snow blower, pit bull accident.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/08/2011

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State Senator Injured In Snowblower As Dog Attacked

State Senator Bert Johnson is recovering after injuring his hand in a snowblower while he was attacked by a pit bull.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/22/2011

Pit Bull - Stock Image (Photo by Kael Alford/Newsmakers)

Family Pit Bull Kills Infant

A 10-day-old boy is dead after apparently being attacked by a family dog.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2011

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