Springfield, MO: City Council tables pit bull adoption proposal

City Council tables pit bull adoption proposal

By Wes Johnson
wjohnson@news-leader.com
March 24, 2009

A proposal to let animal rescue groups save salvageable pit bulls from the city pound – and adopt them out at least 100 miles away – was tabled Monday night.[…]

Several people spoke about the proposal, most objecting to the breed-specific nature of the city’s pit bull policy.

Full article retrieved 3/24/09 from http://www.news-leader.com/article/20090324/BREAKING01/90323049/1007/NEWS01

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One response to “Springfield, MO: City Council tables pit bull adoption proposal

  1. I think this is an amazing idea and would love to see this happen! It is a shame that so many innocent dogs have to die because people are so close-minded and don’t actually do research themselves and find out how many dogs attacks there are, that don’t involve pitbulls. It is truly a shame.