9th Annual Pit Bull Awareness Celebration

Love-A-Bull will be hosting and participating in events throughout the entire month of October to highlight our loveable pitties, their owners and the community. There will be an abundance of great fun, great beer and great pitties, as well as multiple volunteer opportunities. Our theme this year is Peace, Love and Pitties so break out your most grooviest digs and… Read more →

Farewell to Pit Crew’s Ann & Kane

Our friend and long-time volunteer, Ann, is a sweet soft-spoken woman. If one met her without her dogs, they might guess she owned a Yorkie or a poodle. They’d be wrong. Over the years Ann has adopted nearly half a dozen Pit Bulls, teaching them how to play nicely, use their manners, and stay out of the darn pond. She… Read more →

Adopt-A-Bull Zoey’s T.V. Debut

Miss Zoey made her t.v. debut on July 1st at the KVUE studio in Austin, TX. Check her out here on their Pet of the Week. This sweet girl is one of Love-A-Bull’s long stay Adopt-A-Bulls and she is a fantastic dog that deserves a loving home! Zoey came to Love-A-Bull in April of 2015 after being found in the… Read more →

USDA Removes Inspection Reports

Everyone has heard the slogan “Adopt, Don’t Shop!” and that sentiment has never been more important than to those who are involved with animal rescue organizations. Recently, the USDA removed an online database from its Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS). This database contained thousands of records pertaining to the Animal Welfare Act, which is a federal law that… Read more →

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 →

2016 National Pit Bull Awareness Day Festival

National Pit Bull Awareness Day is always our biggest, most fun event of the year! This year was no exception! We had multiple vendors, awesome demonstrations, games, a costume contest and best of all…Chloe’s Clinic. Thanks to an incredibly generous donor, Love-A-Bull was able to host it’s first Chloe’s Clinic. We were able to offer vouchers for FREE spay/neuter, redeemable… 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 →