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Sheriff: Suspect Sent Pit Bull To Attack Deputy

A Butte County Sheriff’s deputy was forced to shoot a pit bull that was sent to attack him, the sheriff’s office says.

03/13/2014

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Investigators Searching For Man Who Dragged Pit Bull Behind Pickup

Roscoe is still struggling to breathe, and he has deep gouges to his ribs, stomach and paws after being dragged behind a pickup truck more than a block.

02/19/2014

File photo of a pit bull  terrier. (Credit: CBS13)

Authorities Searching For Dog Who Bit Woman At Woodland Dog Park

Woodland residents are being asked to help authorities find a dog that bit someone at a local park.

02/18/2014

File photo of pit bull terriers. (Credit: Michal Cizek/AFP/Getty Images)

Riverside County Pass Pit Bull Sterilization Law

Riverside County supervisors have approved an ordinance that calls for pit bulls and their mixes to be spayed or neutered after a series of attacks that included the fatal mauling of a 91-year-old woman.

10/09/2013

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California County Orders Pit Bulls Sterilized

Pit bulls and pit bull mixes be sterilized under the terms of a new ordnance in Riverside County.

10/09/2013

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Rescued Pit Bull Stolen From Animal Shelter Before New Owners Could Take Him Home

Bud was rescued by police officers from a marijuana grow where he was used as a guard dog. He was set to be euthanized.

08/25/2013

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Police: Fairfield Man Drowns Pit Bull Near Civic Center, Doesn’t Know Why He Did It

Fire department personnel reported seeing a man carrying a medium-sized dog into a pond at the civic center and dunking it into the water until it didn’t come back up for air.

08/12/2013

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Pit Bull Mauls Dixon Child To Death In Union City

A six-year old boy was mauled to death by a pit bull at a home in Union City Monday morning, according to Union City police.

06/18/2013

The pit bull, Russia, allegedly attacked and killed a woman in Stockton.
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Stockton Pit Bull That Killed Woman Had History Of Being Aggressive

Neighbors of a Stockton man whose dog killed a woman on Thursday claim the dog has caused problems in the past. But not surprisingly, the dog’s owner is defending the animal. CBS13 talked to the man and the victim’s family who are all caught in this tragic situation.

04/12/2013

The pit bull dog that attacked a man in south Sacramento. (credit: CBS13)

Man Injured While Protecting Niece And Her Daughter From Pit Bull

The victim of a pit bull attack is at Kaiser South hospital where he is being treated for multiple bites. Back where the attack happened, tempers flare as Sacramento Animal Control took the dog away, his tail wagging, but his face bloody.

03/11/2013

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Dog-Friendliest Workplaces In Sacramento

Studies show that having pets in the workplace can be a win-win for both employees and for the company for which they work.

01/25/2013

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Yolo County Sheriff’s Deputies Shoot, Kill 2 Pit Bulls During Probation Search

Yolo County sheriff’s deputies say they were forced to shoot and kill two dogs on Monday during a probation search at a home in Woodland.

12/18/2012

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