pit bull

Firefighters Rescue Dog From Sewer
Pit Bull Left Alone 5 Days Gaining Weight, But Still Weeks Away From AdoptionThe one-year-old pit bull mix that was left alone in a Chicago city dog pound van for at least five days last month is now a step closer to getting her "forever home."
Pit Bulls Attack Collie In Riverside: PoliceThe owner of the pitbulls, a Chicago man whom police did not identify, was ticketed under a village ordinance for having a dangerous or fierce dog unleashed.
Waukegan Woman's House Shot Up After Woman Killed DogA Waukegan woman said she believes she was the victim of retaliation, after she shot and killed a pit bull that was attacking another dog she was watching.
Man Shoots And Kills Pit Bull That Bit His DaughterThe pit bull bit the man’s 5-year-old daughter at their home in the 8500 block of South Vincennes Avenue about 5 p.m., then tried to attack the owner, who shot the dog and killed it, police said.
Pit Bull Attacks Mail Carrier In CarpentersvilleThe pit bull’s owner said the dog broke through a screen door to get outside.
Vernon Hills Cops Kill Pit Bull That Attacked WomanPolice confirmed a woman and her dog were mauled by a pit bull in the New Century Town subdivision. The woman suffered injuries to both her hands trying to defend her miniature Doberman Pinscher, who was badly hurt in the incident.
Woman Sues City After Chicago Police Officer Shoots, Kills Puppy A woman is suing the city of Chicago and several police officers nearly a year after her 5-year-old daughter watched an off-duty officer shoot and kill their pit bull puppy near their home in the Norwood Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.
Pit Bulls Attack East Chicago BoyA 9-year-old boy suffered serious injuries after being attacked by two pit bulls Tuesday evening in East Chicago, Ind., the Post-Tribune is reporting.
Malnourished Pit Bull Found Caged, Cold In Riverside Parking LotIt was between zero and 5 degrees when the pit bull was out in the cold, abandoned in his cage in the parking lot of the MacNeal Professional Building in Riverside.
The Willow Fund: Pit Bull Fund-Raiser Hits SnagWillow the pit bull is very sick and needs help.
Animal Control Worker Seriously Injured In Pit Bull AttackAn animal control worker was seriously injured after being mauled by a pit bull Monday morning, according to Chicago Fire Media.