An officer unjustifiably killed a 4-year-old pit bull in April of last year while storming a house to search for possible housing code violations.
Urbana police investigator Dave Smysor said Redmon and the former boyfriend had a fight on Wednesday, and the man got a call from her Thursday morning at work telling him to “go get yo’ puppy out the oven.”
A 22-month-old St. Charles girl attacked by her grandmother’s dog has died from her injuries.
A neighbor ran over to the house and stabbed the family’s dog several times with a steak knife.
The pit bull’s image as a dangerous breed has undergone a makeover thanks to advocacy groups.
Zeus was found Aug. 27 in a neighbor’s yard with extensive burns over 75-percent of his body and face.
After months of treatment, including seven surgeries, and time in a foster care program, that dog, Trooper, is ready for a new home.
An adult male pit bull named Zeus was found Aug. 27 in a neighbor’s yard with extensive burns after his owner reported the dog missing near the intersection of Amelia Avenue and Bircher Boulevard.
Police officials say Charles Hagerman’s wife arrived home to find one of his pit bulls on top of her husband.
Alderman says current ordinance should be expanded beyond pit bulls