North Carolina legislators file dog breed restriction bill

A bill introduced Tuesday in the North Carolina House of Representatives aims to designate six “aggressive” dog breeds and to regulate the ownership of those breeds and breed mixes.House Bill 956 classifies the Rottweiler, Mastiff, Chow Chow, Perro de Presa Canario, Pit Bull (including the American Staffordshire Terrier, the Staffordshire Bull Terrier and the American […]

by DogTime Staff
April 18th, 2013

The story of the Mayflower dogs

In September, 1620, a group of religious separatists boarded the Mayflower and began a 66 day trip from England to the New World. But the 102 humans were not the only passengers aboard the small ship — record shows that two dogs joined the pilgrims on their historic journey across the Atlantic.The first mention of […]

by DogTime Staff
November 22nd, 2012

Cane Corso dubbed Brooklyn’s “Ghost Dog” finally rescued

The large dog so elusive that he earned the nickname “the Ghost Dog of Prospect Park” has finally been captured, according to The Wall Street Journal. The mysterious Cane Corso, a kind of Italian Mastiff, has maintained a reputation rooted in legend and myth since 2008, when the first sighting of the dog was reported. […]

by DogTime
May 22nd, 2012
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