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(Alert from BSL Workshops/Updates)
The legalization of pitbulls advances
The College of Veterinarians welcomes the Legislature’s move to repeal the ban on the breed of dogs
By Pedro Bosque Pérez
The possession of pitbulls or dogs born from crosses with that race took a step toward legalization after the Legislature approved the repeal of Act 158 of 1998, which prohibits possession, importation and breeding the dogs of the breed Pitbull Terrier, their hybrids and crosses in Puerto Rico.
“At last we got these dogs equal with other races which may also be potentially dangerous,” said Dr. Victor Oppenheimer, past president of the College of Veterinarians of Puerto Rico. […]