Support the efforts of these residents to oppose Fitzgerald’s discriminatory ordinance by writing to city officials and respectfully encouraging them to repeal the “pit bull” ordinance. If you are a resident of Fitzgerald, you can also sign the petition: Walmart parking lot, Jan 28.
Pit bull lovers sign petition
Posted: Jan 14, 2012 4:32 PM CST
By Gianna Caserta
FITZGERALD, GA – […] Now, pit bull owners are coming together to get signatures on a petition, calling it unfair to single out a certain breed. […]
The ordinance requires a pit bull be muzzled when they are on a leash and being walked.
All pit bulls must be registered and have liability insurance of up to $50,000. […]
The law also requires that the dog must be kept in a pen, at least 6 feet long by 6 feet wide and 6 feet tall, with a secured roof and floor. […]
The group will be back at the Walmart parking lot on January 28th to try to get more signatures. […]
Full article retrieved 1/16/12 from http://www.walb.com/story/16521718/pit-bull-lovers-sign-petition