Archive for the 'Dog Fighting News' Category
Dogs speak out graphically against dog fighting.
Within the haze of anger and frustration dog lovers are feeling in response to Michael Vick’s return to football, sometimes the true victims of the crimes he committed are forgotten – the dogs. That’s why later this afternoon the Pennsylvania SPCA and Best Friends Animal Society are hosting a rally in support of 2nd chance [...]
Michael Vick isn’t finding a friendly face when it comes to many animal welfare groups. Ed Sayres, the president of the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, posted a statement on the organizations website this past Friday – essentially telling Vick he deserves to stay in the doghouse. According to Sayres, Vick’s [...]
As a Philadelphian, I can’t fully explain the outrage I’m feeling right now – Michael Vick, who served almost 2 years in federal prison for being the mastermind behind a brutal dog fighting ring, has been signed to the Philadelphia Eagles pro-football team. How do you explain to children who look up to sports players [...]
In response to last week’s massive dog fighting raid, television personality Dr Phil McGraw has spoken out against the inhumane acts committed against Pit Bulls. These dogs need all the support they can get from celebrities (and the general public too)! You can read Dr Phil’s blog on the topic here