Tell Rep. Bledsoe: Don't Regulate or Ban Pit Bulls in Michigan
  • Petitioned State Rep. Brian Banks

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State Rep. Brian Banks

Tell Rep. Bledsoe: Don't Regulate or Ban Pit Bulls in Michigan

    1. Petition by

      WonderBull: Pit Bull Education

On June 7, 2011, Rep. Tim Bledsoe (D-Grosse Pointe) introduced and referred to the Committee on Regulatory Reform, House Bill No. 4714, known as the "pit bull regulation and prohibition act".

On June 11, 2011, the Committee Chairman, Hugh Crawford (R-Novi), stalled the bill. He stated that he had no intention of taking up Bledsoe's legislation "at this time".

Unfortunately, this does NOT mean that the bill is dead. Despite the Committee Chairman's refusal to advance HB 4714, Rep. Bledsoe plans to discuss the bill with Chairman Crawford the week of June 19, 2011, in hopes that the Chairman will reconsider and move the bill forward.

Join advocates across Michigan in urging Rep. Bledsoe to pull HB 4714 from consideration.

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    Reasons for signing

    • Sara Yankowski ALLEN PARK, MI
      • over 2 years ago

      I'm leaving, good bye Michigan, f**k you, I like New Orleans better, they have Villalobos Rescue Center, and VRC has plenty of pit bulls for me to spend my time with, I am not wasting my time on Michigan anymore, I'm done.

    • william jenkins ROLLIN, MI
      • over 2 years ago

      because i own to pit bulls and they are two of the most loveable dogs i know and i know people who have them and they are happy to see anyone who will pet them ban the people who make them mean because you can make any dog mean so are we going to ban them all

    • Cindy Olsen HAMILTON, OH
      • over 2 years ago

      My friend has a pit bull mix and she is just a lovely dog!!

    • chris puccio DUBUQUE, IA
      • over 2 years ago

      Because I love Pit Bulls and In the unfortunate cases where a pitbull gets agressive or something I think its the way the owner raised his dog

    • Linda Vagasy WALNUT, CA
      • over 2 years ago

      I ownh pitties and they are the best dogs -punish the owner not the breed


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