• Woman gets 6 months in prison for vicious pit bull attack

    CHESTERFIELD, Va. (AP) — A woman has been sentenced after authorities say her dog viciously attacked a 9-year-old girl and her mother last year in Chester. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/1fYpdGQ ) 45-year-old Rebecca Lynn…

  • Md. court decision making pit bulls harder to adopt

    More owners are surrendering their pit bulls to
    shelters, which are struggling to adopt the dogs
    out since the Maryland Court of Appeals ruled
    purebred pit bulls \”inherently dangerous,\” and
    decided property owners also are liable for pit-
    bull-related incidents.

  • Police seeking dog owner after ‘horrific’ attack

    An Arlington man is recovering from a \”horrific\”
    pit bull
    attack in the Nauck neighborhood -— an attack the
    man\’s 11-year-old son witnessed.