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Animal Rights Activists Rally As Newark Woman Accused Of Starving, Dumping Patrick The Pit Bull, Appears In Court

Kisha Curtis, the New Jersey woman accused of starving a 1-year-old pit bull that was found at the bottom of a trash chute, was back in court Friday.

05/06/2011

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Firefighters Rescue Pit Bulls From Bronx Apt. Fire

More than a dozen pit bull terriers were being cared for Tuesday after being discovered in a burning Bronx apartment.

03/08/2011

Kelly The Pit Bull Puppy (Credit: Animal Alliance)

Pit Bull Pup Used As Bait In Fighting Ring Rescued

“Kelly” a black and white Pit Bull Terrier was found wandering the streets before being picked up by Animal Control. 3 New Jersey vets are aiding her recovery.

02/14/2011

8th And Final Dog Missing From Mt. Vernon Shelter Discovered

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — The eighth and final dog taken from the Mount Vernon Animal Shelter was found alive Sunday, bringing an end to the search that began a month ago. Volunteers from the […]

01/30/2011

Mount Vernon resident Craig Jones, 38, was brutally attacked by a pack of dogs on January 5, 2011. (Credit: CBS 2)

Westchester Man Recounts Brutal Dog Pack Attack

For the first time, a Westchester County man mauled by a violent pack of dogs is speaking out about the night he thought his life was over.

01/11/2011

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Mother, Son Injured By 2 Pit Bulls In Rochester

Officers said the victims were treated for minor injuries. The dogs couldn’t be located at the scene.

01/03/2011

Pit Bull (credit: 1010 WINS’ Susan Richard)

Investigation Continues After Pit Bull Rescue In N.Y.

The pit bulls were found last weekend by firefighters responding to a small fire that was set in the building.

11/27/2010

Police on the scene of the pit bull attack. (credit: CBS 2)

Bronx Pit Bull Attack Sends 2 To Hospital

Police said the dogs were properly licensed.

10/19/2010

A pit bull is seen on the East Side - New York, NY - Oct 11, 2010 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

NYC ASPCA Targets Pit Bulls For Spaying, Neutering

Some shelters are caught in a financial and space squeeze, thanks to a runaway pit bull population.

10/12/2010

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