National Pit Bull Victim Awareness Day
Zoom conference addresses urgent need for Breed Specific Legislation with 31 people killed by pit bulls in the first 9 months of 2020 - one person every 9 days.
In the first 9 months of 2020, the media reported pit bulls killed 31 people in the USA and Canada, including 8 children under the age of two years. Pit bulls killed someone every 9 days on average. 16 people were killed by their family pit bulls. Pit bulls killed 13 seniors, including two people in wheelchairs.
Thousands of people have been severely disfigured, dismembered and disabled for life, as well as thousands of animals. October 26 is National Pit Bull Victim Awareness Day in memory of those who have been attacked or killed, their grieving families and neighbors, and vast networks of emergency response services. The Zoom conference addresses urgent issues for politicians and journalists. Website at https://www.nationalpitbullvictimawareness.org/