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beam me up scottie Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-30-09 12:17 PM
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22. I am speaking as someone who keeps her rescues.
Edited on Fri Oct-30-09 12:24 PM by beam me up scottie
There are no guarantees with any animal.

Yes adoptive families need to be aware of the dangers, but afaik, official rescue groups don't place dangerous animals in homes.
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  -Rescued bull dog mauls owner in vicious attack in Woodbury, MN RamboLiberal  Oct-30-09 11:20 AM   #0 
  - Oh no ...  Arugula Latte   Oct-30-09 11:21 AM   #1 
  - why not.... Oh no, how sad. seems much more appropriate. nt  seabeyond   Oct-30-09 11:52 AM   #6 
     - Well, yes, of course.  Arugula Latte   Oct-30-09 11:59 AM   #8 
        - lol, here we go??? no, i didnt hear a lot of empathy. but yes, i hope a given. nt  seabeyond   Oct-30-09 12:05 PM   #13 
  - How sad for both of them  underseasurveyor   Oct-30-09 11:28 AM   #2 
  - Here in L.A. if a dog goes into quarantine for biting, it is still the property  kestrel91316   Oct-30-09 11:32 AM   #3 
  - We were in Colorado at the time  underseasurveyor   Oct-30-09 12:12 PM   #20 
  - You had a rescued doberman around your 2 and 1/2 year old?!  TexasObserver   Oct-30-09 12:06 PM   #14 
     - Let's just say  underseasurveyor   Oct-30-09 12:20 PM   #24 
        - Thank you for giving shelter dogs a second chance.  beam me up scottie   Oct-30-09 01:09 PM   #29 
        - Glad it turned out well.  TexasObserver   Oct-30-09 05:35 PM   #32 
  - It's a risk most rescuers are willing to take.  beam me up scottie   Oct-30-09 11:33 AM   #4 
  - How much emphasis is there on that emotional damage when you place them?  Gormy Cuss   Oct-30-09 11:48 AM   #5 
  - I am speaking as someone who keeps her rescues.  beam me up scottie   Oct-30-09 12:17 PM   #22 
  - this was my thought reading the article. and i am not even a fan of the pit  seabeyond   Oct-30-09 11:53 AM   #7 
     - This dog was not a pit bull  RamboLiberal   Oct-30-09 12:00 PM   #9 
     - this wasn't a pit bull  MrsMatt   Oct-30-09 12:02 PM   #10 
     - This has nothing to do with pit bulls  lukasahero   Oct-30-09 12:03 PM   #11 
     - CLARIFICATION. i didnt care about the breed, just felt empathy for the guy  seabeyond   Oct-30-09 12:07 PM   #17 
     - Fair enough  lukasahero   Oct-30-09 12:13 PM   #21 
        - i know "other side" being they scare me and intimidate me, not ban right? yes. that is why i wrote  seabeyond   Oct-30-09 12:20 PM   #25 
     - As a volunteer with Chicagoland Bully Breed Rescue  B3Nut   Oct-30-09 12:28 PM   #27 
     - If you ever watch Cesar Milan's show, you'd see some incredible pit bulls...  Romulox   Oct-30-09 12:06 PM   #16 
     - Yes.  beam me up scottie   Oct-30-09 12:18 PM   #23 
  - I would only allow such a powerful dog in my house if I'd raised him from a puppy.  Romulox   Oct-30-09 12:05 PM   #12 
  - Wondering why you felt the need to change the title to include  lukasahero   Oct-30-09 12:06 PM   #15 
  - I changed the title so it reflected this attack was not a pit bull  RamboLiberal   Oct-30-09 12:23 PM   #26 
     - Glad to hear I can still be a little optimistic here  lukasahero   Oct-30-09 12:35 PM   #28 
  - Egads!  a la izquierda   Oct-30-09 12:07 PM   #18 
  - Just like Lieberman and the Democratic Party  AJD48   Oct-30-09 12:08 PM   #19 
  - people who abuse animals make me wish I believed in hell  la_chupa   Oct-30-09 01:15 PM   #30 
     - I would love to believe that people who think they're going to heaven would have to  beam me up scottie   Oct-30-09 01:28 PM   #31 

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