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Farewell Daphne

When you picture a good dog, you might imagine the very image of Daphne. She was indeed a cutie, and she had the temperament to match. She had the look of a dog who lived an easy life. Tail wagging, tongue joyfully flopping out of her mouth, and a smile in her eyes. Daphne was a black and white spotted ray of… Read more →

Pit’s End: Fighting Breed Discrimination in Housing

On a daily basis we field inquiries from the community asking for help finding pit bull friendly housing. While Austin continues to be an incredibly pet friendly city, there is still concern with policies and restrictions against pit bull type dogs enforced by landlords and apartment complexes. Many of these policies/restrictions are based on unfounded data and misrepresentation of the… Read more →

Linder Elementary and The Pit Crew

Love-A-Bull recently had the amazing opportunity to work with the Media Awareness Project and the youth at Linder Elementary School. The mission of the Media Awareness Project is to empower youth to use media for community engagement, cultural expression & social change. At Linder, there is a really big focus on Get Ready, a program that works with students to… Read more →

Fun with Pitties

Love-A-Bull is incredibly excited to partner with Sit Means Sit Austin in order to bring to our dues paying members, the opportunity to participate in specialty classes at a discounted rate. These classes are introductory courses designed to give you a small sneak peak in to all the fun you can have with your pup. Tricks Class: The primary purpose… Read more →

Paws Up Program

Love-A-Bull foster dogs partner with Life Work’s foster youth with amazing results! Just a few short months ago, Jenna Pywell and Alyssa Ibarra reached out to Love-A-Bull because they were familiar with our Pit Crew Therapy Program and had seen first-hand the positive changes that take affect when people are paired with dogs who need them, just as much as… Read more →

Making History: Childress, Texas

Love-A-Bull is changing the hearts of a community while saving its pit bull type dogs from euthanasia. Prior to Love-A-Bulls involvement, the City of Childress, Texas had an immediate euthanasia policy for all pit bull type dogs that entered their shelter. The belief of the city was that pit bull type dogs were not wanted, nor were they welcomed within… Read more →

*Rescheduled*–Love-A-Bull’s 7th Annual National Pit Bull Awareness Day Celebration!!

It’s a bird, It’s a plane, it’s…Super Pittie!! In honor of National Pit Bull Awareness Day Love-A-Bull will be hosting a month-long online campaign, “My Pit Bull is My Superhero!” We’d love for you to share with us and the entire world, a picture of your SUPERHERO! Our online campaign will run from October 1st through October 31st and is… Read more →

Check Out Our New Website!

As some of our supporters may have already noticed we recently debuted some major improvements to our website. We’ve had the honor of working with Jeff McAllister, who is not only a long time Love-A-Bull supporter but the proud dad to former adopt-a-bull, Coltrane! Jeff has designed a new, more modern, more accessible layout that we hope you’ll find informative,… Read more →

Strut Your Mutt

Join the Love-A-Bull Team for Strut Your Mutt 2015!!! Get ready, get set, get your pooch warmed up…it’s time for Best Friends Animal Society’s Strut Your Mutt in Austin! Strut Your Mutt is a series of fun events – a community dog walk, 5K run, and even a dog-themed festival – hosted by Best Friends Animal Society in cities across… Read more →