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City Of Stockton Animal Shelter Full, Pit Bulls Offered For Free

The City of Stockton Animal Shelter is completely full, prompting a cry for help from staff.


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Stockton Man Going To Prison For Pit Bull’s Deadly Mauling

Now, he’s preparing for sentencing in a first-of-its-kind case in San Joaquin County. Hrenko was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the gruesome mauling in his front yard.


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Officer Shoots Dog That Attacked Man Near Stockton City Hall

Police say an officer shot a pit bull that had attacked a man late Friday morning.


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Bay Area Woman Mauled By Her Pit Bull

A 40-year-old woman in the San Francisco Bay Area was severely mauled by her family pit bull.


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Man Mauled By Pack Of Dogs In Modesto Dies From Injuries

Authorities say that one of the two people attacked by pit bulls Tuesday has died from his injuries.


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Dog Owner Sentenced To Prison In Fatal Mauling

A California pit bull owner whose dogs fatally mauled a woman has been sentenced to 15 years to life in prison.


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Sacramento SPCA Offering Pit Bull Training Courses To Improve Breed’s Reputation

The idea of nine pit bulls in a small space may sound frightening, but this class promises to bring insight and techniques to a breed that can be easily agitated.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.