A man in North Carolina intends to ask state lawmakers for laws regulating “pit bulls.”
Father of pit bull attack survivor speaks about tougher dog laws, education
Posted: Jan 21, 2011 4:19 PM CST
[…Thomas] Clark says his mission now is to educate others and lobby for stiffer dangerous dog laws.
“There are many ways to go about it. My preference is to treat it like a lion, tiger or bear. If you want a lion, tiger or bear bad enough you can get one but there are sorts of restrictions, special permits and insurance to get one,” Clark said.
Clark says he’s seen an outpouring of support from the community and plans to write legislators to see what stance they’ll take on the issue.
Clark disputes claims by pit bull advocates that just like any dog, pit bulls need the proper training and socialization.[…]
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