Breed Restrictions

two pit bull terrier-type dogs standing next to each other smiling
Legislation in seven states currently restricts dogs seized in dogfighting cases, stigmatizing them as damaged and unadoptable and denying them an opportunity to prove otherwise....Read More
smiling gray-and-white dog inside on a leash
Our pets are family. They’re our best friends, and they improve the quality of our lives....Read More
Person hugging a happy brown pit bull terrier
In 2016, when Best Friends announced the goal to lead the country to no-kill by 2025, one of th...Read More
Group of pit bull terrier-type dogs sitting in front of a lake
According to a survey commissioned by Best Friends Animal Society, 84% of Americans believe people should be allowed to have any breed of dog they choose....Read More
white-and-brown pit bull terrier-type dog lying and being petted by two people
Creating safe, humane communities is a priority for all of us. And efforts to protect community members from dangerous dogs are a key component of any public safety plan....Read More