Miami-Dade County will retain a ban on owning pit bulls. With all 829 precincts reporting, 63 percent of voters said the pit bull ban should remain in place compared to just 37 percent who said it should be repealed.
A 23-year-old ban on pit bulls, passed after the vicious mauling of a 7-year-old girl, is up for a vote in Miami-Dade County.
It looks like Miami-Dade County’s ban on pit bulls will continue to be the law after an attempt to repeal it in the Florida legislature fell one vote shy, according to the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.
There’s a fair amount of difference between an 84-year old woman and a pack of pit bulls, but police say when the dogs started fighting and turned on the woman, her son used a gun to get control of the situation and shot his mom instead of the dogs.
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An 8-year-old Deerfield Beach boy who was viciously attacked by a pit bull is recovering at home after being hospitalized for the past five days.
A 13 year old Deerfield Beach girl is lucky to be alive after it took at least four people to rescue her from a pit bull attack. Broward County Sheriff’s Deputies said it is not clear what caused Tayla Johnson’s dog “MJ” to attack her.
A Broward County Sheriff’s deputy shot and injured a pit bull in Pompano Beach that was charging at him.
A Broward Sheriff’s deputy was forced to shoot a Pit bull after it reportedly charged him in front of a Lauderdale Lakes home.
A 5-year-old boy is recovering from a dog bite after being bitten by a pit bull at a North Miami home, according to North Miami Police Lt. Neal Cuevas.