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CornField Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Nov-07-05 10:57 AM
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5. Sorry, but that isn't helpful and it isn't a viable solution
Most of us agree that people should be educated about dogs. That's the point of my idea, licensing would be done in conjunction with education.
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  -The nitty-gritty of agressive dogs... solutions, not flames CornField  Nov-07-05 10:46 AM   #0 
  - Put down the idiots  beam me up scottie   Nov-07-05 10:48 AM   #1 
  - yep  Howardx   Nov-07-05 10:49 AM   #2 
  - Sorry, but that isn't helpful and it isn't a viable solution  CornField   Nov-07-05 10:57 AM   #5 
  - Education won't work with the morons that breed aggressive animals.  beam me up scottie   Nov-07-05 11:05 AM   #6 
     - And what happens the next time a breed is singled out?  CornField   Nov-07-05 11:21 AM   #14 
     - oh the humanity.  elehhhhna   Nov-07-05 12:27 PM   #30 
        - That kind of thinking is just wrong!  Juniperx   Nov-08-05 07:52 AM   #32 
        - All dogs were bred for a purpose  mycritters2   Nov-08-05 04:48 PM   #60 
        - Pit Bulls are not inherently aggressive.  mutley_r_us   Nov-08-05 09:27 AM   #44 
           - It's not the same  mycritters2   Nov-08-05 04:50 PM   #61 
     - And most of them do it in the backwoods of places like  Horse with no Name   Nov-08-05 11:54 AM   #52 
        - It's a huge problem in Chicago  mycritters2   Nov-08-05 04:50 PM   #62 
  - Funny as hell, but probably NOT the best solution  WritingIsMyReligion   Nov-08-05 09:45 AM   #46 
  - how about a slightly aggressive tea-cup poodle?  meow mix   Nov-07-05 10:51 AM   #3 
  - Yes, they can  CornField   Nov-07-05 10:56 AM   #4 
  - What an offensive "solution"  kweerwolf   Nov-07-05 11:05 AM   #7 
  - What is your solution?  CornField   Nov-07-05 11:13 AM   #11 
  - Putting an animal down on the basis of a subjective test is just nuts.  kweerwolf   Nov-07-05 11:49 AM   #22 
  - My beagle  mycritters2   Nov-08-05 04:55 PM   #63 
  - Two 10 year old boys were tragically mauled last week by pit bulls.  MissMarple   Nov-07-05 11:22 AM   #15 
     - "Some people just shouldn't have dogs."  kweerwolf   Nov-07-05 11:56 AM   #23 
        - in wrong place  seabeyond   Nov-08-05 08:43 AM   #41 
  - I prefer mandatory training and incarceration of aggressive dog  NCevilDUer   Nov-07-05 11:09 AM   #8 
  - Thank you.  beam me up scottie   Nov-07-05 11:11 AM   #10 
  - Mandatory spay/neuter ? and other thoughts......  Catchawave   Nov-07-05 11:10 AM   #9 
  - I totally agree with you about the pet mills  CornField   Nov-07-05 11:16 AM   #13 
  - Wow, do we think alike  flvegan   Nov-07-05 11:31 AM   #17 
  - "immediately put down"  welshTerrier2   Nov-07-05 11:13 AM   #12 
  - You can't 'rehabilitate' killer dogs.  cryingshame   Nov-08-05 08:31 AM   #37 
  - My partial solution  flvegan   Nov-07-05 11:30 AM   #16 
  - Insightful and informed....  WeRQ4U   Nov-08-05 09:51 AM   #48 
  - license the owners  DBoon   Nov-07-05 11:32 AM   #18 
  - add insurance to the mix  maxsolomon   Nov-07-05 11:46 AM   #21 
  - insurance is already in play, doesn't help much  pitohui   Nov-07-05 12:06 PM   #25 
  - before you can purchase the pups  Corgigal   Nov-08-05 08:07 AM   #33 
     - i like it  maxsolomon   Nov-08-05 11:20 AM   #50 
  - In this case, it's more like registering a weapon.  porphyrian   Nov-08-05 09:49 AM   #47 
  - Get the 'Dog Whisperer'  kingofalldems   Nov-07-05 11:33 AM   #19 
  - He 'rehabilitates' dogs that have killed people or mauled them?  cryingshame   Nov-08-05 08:33 AM   #38 
     - No, if they have killed or mauled they are put down  kingofalldems   Nov-08-05 09:09 AM   #43 
  - Funny Hip Hop Dog Story  maxsolomon   Nov-07-05 11:43 AM   #20 
  - I loved your post. The content and the form... are you a writer?  cryingshame   Nov-08-05 08:35 AM   #39 
     - no, but thanks  maxsolomon   Nov-08-05 11:18 AM   #49 
  - not to be a naysayer but aren't dogs ALREADY licensed?  pitohui   Nov-07-05 12:00 PM   #24 
  - My town does not require licensing of dogs  CornField   Nov-07-05 02:59 PM   #31 
     - Mine doesn't either  mycritters2   Nov-08-05 04:58 PM   #64 
  - Laws against tethering (chaining)  ernstbass   Nov-07-05 12:08 PM   #26 
  - Chained dogs are most responsible for maulings  thecorrection   Nov-07-05 12:12 PM   #27 
     - Very good point.  William Bloode   Nov-08-05 11:49 AM   #51 
  - Whatever the solution, you have to solve with their owners.  cat_girl25   Nov-07-05 12:16 PM   #28 
  - Register the dogs and their owners online.  LoZoccolo   Nov-07-05 12:18 PM   #29 
  - And what would THAT do, pray tell?  Coventina   Nov-08-05 08:25 AM   #34 
     - It would invade our privacy,  MadHound   Nov-08-05 08:29 AM   #36 
     - I am genuinely curious as to what benefit the poster sees.  Coventina   Nov-08-05 08:39 AM   #40 
     - Uh, so I could pay a visit to the owner  Cats Against Frist   Nov-08-05 12:02 PM   #53 
        - So, you want the government to encourage vigilanteism?  Coventina   Nov-08-05 02:56 PM   #55 
  - Licensing is nice, yes. But there is a problem with that  ComerPerro   Nov-08-05 08:28 AM   #35 
  - Punishing pets for their owners' incompetence is wrong..... as is  seabeyond   Nov-08-05 08:44 AM   #42 
  - Criminal santions and civil suits based on strict liability....  WeRQ4U   Nov-08-05 09:44 AM   #45 
  - Registry, definitely.  Cats Against Frist   Nov-08-05 12:13 PM   #54 
  - I'm glad that you're not in charge of making these decisions  MadHound   Nov-08-05 03:38 PM   #56 
     - Solutions  Cats Against Frist   Nov-08-05 04:25 PM   #58 
        - Geez, please, get to know a dog.  MadHound   Nov-08-05 04:43 PM   #59 
  - Owners are the problem, not the dogs. Daughter has a pit bull that I  williesgirl   Nov-08-05 04:17 PM   #57 
     - Good for you  MadHound   Nov-08-05 05:00 PM   #65 
 

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