Pit Bull

Ryan Baker (Photo credit: Medford Police Department)

Medford Man Faces Charges After Allegedly Beating Girlfriend’s Pit Bull

A Medford man faces animal cruelty charges after he was caught on camera beating his girlfriend’s pit bull outside of his Cleveland Street home.

03/17/2015

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Police Confirm 2 Pit Bulls In Dog Fighting Investigation Were Shot To Death

Tests have determined that the two pit bulls found dead in a wooded area near Pine Street Sunday were shot to death, according to Bridgewater Police.

03/17/2015

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Two Pit Bulls Found Dead In Possible Case Of Dog Fighting

Bridgewater Police are looking into a possible case of dog fighting after two pit bulls were found dead in a wooded area.

03/16/2015

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Loose Pit Bulls Attack 3 In Fall River

Three people were injured, two of them severely, after four pit bulls got loose in Fall River on Monday, police said.

12/02/2014

Barley, an 11-year-old sheltie was killed by a pit bull. (WBZ-TV)

Ludlow Man Injured, Sheltie Killed In Pit Bull Attack

A Ludlow man is mourning the loss of his beloved sheltie after being attacked by a pit bull at Wollaston Beach.

06/26/2014

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MBTA Police Arrest Red Line Robbery Suspect

MBTA police have arrested a man who they say was walking his pit bull when he robbed a person on the Red Line.

07/20/2013

The fire initially shut down all of Route 24.

Pit Bull Loose After Car Crash On Route 24 In West Bridgewater

A pit bull remained on the loose Monday afternoon, hours after it escaped a wreck on Route 24 in West Bridgewater.

06/10/2013

Liam the pit bull was shot several times. (Photo from Handsome Dan/Facebook)

Pit Bull Survives Shooting In Westport; Police Looking For Suspect

A stray pit bull that was shot several times is recovering at an animal hospital in Westport as police look for the person who shot the animal.

02/02/2013

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Mother, Daughter Recovering After Dog Attack In Fitchburg

A panicked 911 call summoned police to a duplex on High Street where they found a 3-year-old girl bitten on the face and bleeding.

01/18/2013

Rocco the pit bull was euthanized at the Mansfield Animal Shelter

Mansfield Animal Shelter Volunteers Quit After Pit Bull Is Euthanized

Rocco was euthanized amid concerns from the town’s animal control officer, police chief, and town manager, that he would bite folks.

12/10/2012

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