Breed Bans are NOT the Answer
FEBRUARY 3, 2009
While Pit bulls are incredibly strong and can therefore inflict a dangerous wound if they do attack, they are by no means the only breed that bites. Not that I want to give Golden Retrievers or Springers a bad name - I’m just pointing out that any breed of dog can bite. Besides, banning a breed is ineffective. “It’s the deed and not the breed, said David Kirkpatrick, spokesman for the American Veterinarian Medical Association.