Sarnia, Ontario, Canada: Protest at city hall against “pit bull” ban

Sarnia, like Brampton, has been having difficulties with breed identification. Previous articles on Sarnia: http://stopbsl.com/?s=sarnia
Sarnia’s mayor isn’t correct when he says Sarnia must enforce Ontario’s “pit bull” ban. Ottawa, for instance, has decided not to enforce the ban.

Pitbull protest at city hall

TARA HAGAN
The Observer

A group of dog owners set up camp at Sarnia’s city hall Monday to protest Ontario’s ban on pit bulls.[…]

[Mayor] Bradley said the law has been a stress on animal control workers, noting that he preferred the city’s previous ‘dangerous dog’ bylaw, which dealt with the animals on a case-by-case basis, rather than by breed.

Article retrieved 4/23/10 from http://www.theobserver.ca/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=2540872

2 responses to “Sarnia, Ontario, Canada: Protest at city hall against “pit bull” ban

  1. Storm Kelley

    i am PROUD to be Co-OWNED BY OUR A.K.C. GERMAN ROTTWiLER PUP he’s only 2 (german rotts are not mential or phicaly done growin till age 3.2) i am an E.M.T. but out of work back in school to get more out of life. ANY was…our MUKKWA or in english is Little Bear HAS A CIF. FOR SERCH & REC FROM MONTGOMERY CO. MARYLAND. right now we are living in a small town called ROMNEY in W.V. (i have been traing police dogs since i was 17 for extera money) Since we Moved here in Jan, when that big snow storm came Mukkwa and i were called cause a little girl was missing. Mukkwa found her in under 20 mins, thank the gods shes fine!!!
    ***NOW HERE IS THE KICKER I AM NOT DOING MY E.M.T., I AM BACK IN SCHOOL PART ONLINE AND AT COLLAGE, BUT STILL TRAING POLICE DOGS UP HERE FOR EXTERA MONEY!
    LAST WEEK HAMPSHIER CO THATS WERE THE ROMNEY POLICE DOGS ARE, ASKED ME TO NO LONGER BRING MY ROTTWILER??? A FEW DAYS LATOR I GET A LETTER IN THE MAIL, LETTING ME KNOW MY ROTTWILER CAN NO LONGER COME TO DO SURCH N RESC. BUT THEY WOULD REALY LOVE FOR ME TO WORK W/ ONE OF THERE DOGS??? I CALLED AND ASKED WHAT WAS GOING ON? I WAS INFORMED THIS MORN. ROMNEY WV IS NOW BANNING ALL ROTTWILERS AND PITS…. IT TAKES AFFECT MAY 1 2005…

    • Hi Storm,
      Do you have any further details on this, such as a news article, press release, copy of the ordinance, etc., that you can send to me?