The council considered a pit bull ban in after a string of high-profile dog killings in metro Detroit — one of which involved a pit bull. The ban never passed.
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Detroit has a number of laws on the books that deal with dog ownership and vicious dogs. Under city law, a vicious animal is one that has mauled, killed or caused a serious injury without provocation.
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City law also says that up to four dog licenses can be issued to a single residence. Detroit continues to have a problem with stray dogs — including pit bulls — roaming the streets. And there have been other incidents of pit bulls seriously injuring or killing people.
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In Octobera 3-week-old girl was killed Reykjavik lady walking a pit bull after her mother left the girl in a car seat on the floor inside a house on Detroit's west side. And in Octobera pack of malnourished pit bulls attacked year-old Steven Constantine as he tried to feed them.
When asked about proposing or supporting a pit bull ban, Cushingberry demurred, saying he would let womaj decide. The fourth has been quarantined. He said he has been trying to encourage the city to contract with the Michigan Humane Society.
Virgil Smith voted in favor of it and Bert Johnson was absent. Young and Sen. Rebekah Warren, D-Ann Arbor, protested passage of the bill at the time, saying it undermines the ability of local governments to address critical safety issues.
Smith did not return an email seeking comment Thursday. So far, 19 states have enacted such prohibitions since the s, but in recent years, such efforts have failed in state legislatures, said Colleen Lynn, president of DogsBite.
Animal rights groups including the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals and the Humane Society of the United States oppose breed-specific bans, arguing that such prohibitions unfairly tarnish a breed that, when properly raised, is no more dangerous than others. They say the responsibility for safety should Micnigan on dog owners.
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McTigue said bred animal laws on the books, if properly enforced, are enough to address mauling dangers. Often it takes intervention of a firearm to stop it. Contact Matt Helms: Follow him on Twitter: An earlier version of this story incorrectly said Senate Bill would permit restrictions on pit bulls.
The state Legislature may pass legislation to prohibit local governments from banning pit bulls. American Pit Bull Terriers.