American pit bull terriers
are one of four breeds of dog banned under UK law after a number of attacks on humans.
Her uncle, 24-year-old Kiel Simpson, pleaded guilty at Liverpool Magistrates Court to owning a dog banned under the 1991 Dangerous Dogs Act, namely an American pit bull terrier
Liverpool magistrates heard the American pit bull terrier
had gone for Simpson's sister Kelsey, 19, last November.
Her son, Kiel Simpson, 24, is charged with possession of a dangerous dog, namely an American pit bull terrier
From left are Duncan 5000, an American pit bull terrier
, and University of Oregon students Sadie Rose, 19, and Collin Casey, 24.
Some of them are already banned here such as the American pit bull terrier
The terms they use are American pit bull terrier
(a short dog) and American Staffordshire terrier (a taller, leggier version).
The fundraising effort is for Pinups for Pit Bulls, a nationally recognized non-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness and funds for the American Pit Bull Terrier
& Bully breed dogs and Tampa Bay area pit bull rescue, Pit Stop Bullys.
Police seized the American pit bull terrier
from a house on the Riddings estate in Sheepridge.
Just minutes earlier in the same court, her son, 23-year-old Kiel Simpson, appeared charged with possession of a banned dog under section one of the Dangerous Dog Act, the American pit bull terrier
called Reuben, which killed his niece.
James Wolffe, prosecuting, said Mr Miller, 50, was at a bus stop in Motherwell in the early hours of last March 10 when he met Leary walking his American pit bull terrier
I owned a cross American pit bull terrier
for 12 years who was brought up with a springer spaniel and a young child.
A man was recovering in hospital yesterday after his genitals were bitten off by a friend's American pit bull terrier
THE modern American Pit Bull Terrier
is descended from bull and terrier crosses brought to America from England and Ireland in the 1800s.
In a separate hearing at the same court, her son, 23-year-old Kiel Simpson, appeared charged with possession of a banned dog, namely an American pit bull terrier