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Solar Eclipse Preparation for Dog Owners

Solar Eclipse Preparation for Dog Owners

The day has arrived! The United States, (with the exception of a very cloudy Hawaiian day in 1991) has not seen a…

Devastated by Distemper

Devastated by Distemper

Perhaps the most devastating fact in being hit with Distemper is that it’s completely preventable. We’ve beaten this virus long ago but…

Adoption Services Program: Increases Adoption, Decreases Euthanasia

Adoption Services Program: Increases Adoption, Decreases Euthanasia

Engaging the community and saving more lives with the Adoption Services Program The number of of unwanted animals in our sheltering system…

An Unlikely Happenstance

An Unlikely Happenstance

The APBF Rescue Services Team was contacted late into the evening on Thursday, July 16th about seven newborn babies brought into a…

smile.amazon.com & APBF

smile.amazon.com & APBF

If you shop on Amazon, then this new feature is the perfect way to also help support the APBF. Amazon will donate…

Walk with Wooftrax

Walk with Wooftrax

Support the American Pit Bull Foundation simply by walking your dog with Wooftrax! Use the Wooftrax app each time you grab for the leash.

The Problem With People, Not Pit Bulls

The Problem With People, Not Pit Bulls

The president of the American Pit Bull Foundation on why responsible dog ownership matters more than breed. A June 20th Time.com piece…

Bruegger’s Bagel Fundraiser

Bruegger’s Bagel Fundraiser

Location: 1905 Matthews Township Pkwy, Matthews, NC 28105 Dates: Monday May 5th, 2014 – Sunday May 11th, 2014 Time: 6 a.m. –…

Heartworm & Flea Preventative Chart

Heartworm & Flea Preventative Chart

Product Parasites Covered Cost for 6 Months Active Ingredient Information Safe To Give Capstar Fleas $30 Nitenpyram Most fleas gone in 30…

Found a stray Pit Bull?

Found a stray Pit Bull?

Microchip Scan and Tattoo Exam If the dog is friendly and you have him leashed, take him to the nearest veterinary hospital…

Microchipping Your Bully

Microchipping Your Bully

The scenarios are all simple and most end with tragic results. Whether it’s an accidental escape or your family dog is stolen…

A Happy Healthy American Pit Bull Terrier

A Happy Healthy American Pit Bull Terrier

The American Pit Bull Terrier is an athletic breed with a need for physical activity. Pit Bulls make great sporting dogs in…

Pit Bull Myths – Debunked

Pit Bull Myths – Debunked

We appreciate you taking the time to learn more about this wonderful breed. There are many myths surrounding the American Pit Bull…

Tips for New Foster Parents

Tips for New Foster Parents

These are some tips: Always start with one puppy/dog and see it through to the end of the adoption process before making…