pitbull

Our View: Responsible pet ownership needed always

The love of our pets is strong in the foothills. Yet, the responsibility for those pets seems to fall to the wayside at times and sometimes with dramatic consequences. Recently ...

Uncontrolled dogs a disgrace

I have empathy for Ms. (Delta) Wilson-Ricky, who lost her little dog to a pitbull attack (Journal, June 8). Tougher leash laws and laws concerning the care and control of your ani ...

Dog attack victim wants supes to toughen up regulations

A North Auburn great-grandmother whose dog died after being attacked by an off-leash pitbull is taking her case for tougher laws to the Placer County Board of Supervisors. Delta W ...

Auburn woman on mission for leash law after poodle’s death

An Auburn woman’s weekend was turned upside down when her poodle, Lucky, was killed after a pitbull attacked it outside a county park. Auburn resident Delta Wilson-Ricky, 76, s ...

Frustrated in Auburn

In Sunday’s (Nov. 28) Auburn Journal I read about our local bail bondsman. He will not put on his great Christmas light show due to vandalism. I also read about the pitbull in a ...

Deaf white dog harms no one

Re: “Elevated pitbull an unwelcome sight,” (Reader Input, Nov. 28). The dog peering over the fence is due to the steep grade of the hill. The dog is not “elevated onto a tab ...

Local issues frustrate reader

In Sunday?s (Nov. 28) Auburn Journal I read about our local bail bondsman. He will not put on his great Christmas light show due to vandalism. I also read about the pitbull in a D ...

Elevated pitbull an unwelcome sight

As a long-time supporter of Downtown and Old Town Auburn, anybody who knows me knows that I am a big fan/shopper of both locations and I so hope I can continue to be so. However, ...

Breed-specific laws worthless

It appears you have chosen to accept the knee-jerk reporting about pitbulls, and have sided with the animal rights terrorists with regard to mandatory spay/neuter (Our View, May 28 ...

Punish the deed, not the breed

How sad for Lynne Sutter. In her letter which ran June 8, “Kudos to the pitbull alerter,” she tells her experience … one isolated incident and she has condemned an entire bre ...